1. Mexican Sunflower is a woody, perennial, plant with showy yellow flowers growing to 3 m in height. It can be used as an ornamental, hedge, compost ingredient, fodder, green manure, and soil erosion control. Mexican sunflower is known to be efficient in extracting phosphorus from the soil. Green...
  2. El eneldo es una planta anual que ha sido cultivada por siglos desde el Mediterráneo hasta el sur de Rusia. Tanto las semillas como las hojas del eneldo son usadas para cocinar. En la actualidad crece naturalmente de manera silvestre al lado de los caminos y en lugares de desechos en América del...
  3. Oregano is a tangled, bushy, perennial, aromatic herb, with stems up to 1 m long, and used as a culinary herb and for essential oil. Oregano has good heat and drought tolerance.
  4. Coriander/Cilantro is a cool-climate, annual crop, up to 1.5 m in height, with small white flowers, valued for its seeds (coriander) and leaves (cilantro). Leaves are used in soups, stews, salads, and stir-fry dishes. Seeds are used whole or ground in bread, cheeses, curry, sausages, and soups.
  5. Basil is an upright, aromatic, annual plant, up to 75 cm in height, and used as a culinary herb and for essential oil. The leaves of basil are often used as a seasoning in tomato sauces and the basis for making pesto. There are many varieties of basil with different colored leaves and unique...
  6. Parsley is an upright, herbaceous plant, growing to 70 cm in height. In temperate regions, parsley is a biennial, putting on vegetative growth the first season, over-wintering, then flowering the following season. In tropical regions it will not flower or produce seeds. It is commonly used as a...
  7. Recurso clave 1/1/1998 Amazon.com Description Superb guide to healing herbs from the worlds'leading authority.
  8. 6/10/2015 Speaker Bio: Sabine Scheucher is a botanist, teacher, and horticultural therapist, originally from Austria. She worked in Nepal for about seven years, including Tibet and North-India, mainly doing research on herbs (culinary, aromatic, medicinal) and horticultural therapy. Currently, Sabine is...
  9. Culantro is a biennial or short-lived perennial native to tropical America. It is grown mainly for its leaves which are used as a culinary herb in the Caribbean, Latin America, and Southeast Asia. Plants grow 8 to 40 cm tall with leaves arranged in a spiral pattern around a central stem. Leaves...
  10. 18/7/2018 El culantro (Eryngium foetidum) a menudo es confundido con, o reemplazado por, el cilantro (Coriandrum sativum L.; también llamado coriandro). El culantro se utiliza habitualmente en chutneys, curries, sopas y platos de carne y pasta en Asia. El sofrito, una mezcla de especies común que se agrega...