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blaues Fahrrad mit Stoffbeutel am Lenkerauf gruener Wiese

Hypericum perforatum

Last weekend I gathered St. John’s wort (Hypericum perforatum) and yarrow (Achillea millefolium). They are both great healing plants and can be found in high quantity at meadows and in forests (not yarrow). Although I don’t have my own garden yet I can harvest all the time because nature has so much to offer. The more I learn about plants, the more I’m able to see the nature’s garden full of food and medicine.… weiterlesen

Brunnenkresse in einer Glasschale

Collecting Herbs

DSC05357Last weekend we collected herbs and dried them for healthy teas. Woodruff, narrowleaf plantain, dandelion, horsetail, strawberry-leaves, peppermint and nettles. We cooked the fresh young nettles as an alternative to spinach but I didn’t liked it so much. I was lucky to find watercress, which is rather seldom because it needs excellent water quality. The cress was surprisingly spicy! Unfortunately we can’t find ramson; I would like to have it because I really like the taste of garlic.… weiterlesen