BACK­YARD apothe­cary

Use herbs from your own gar­den to make salves, syrups, heal­ing lip balms and sooth­ing creams.

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Start your own back­yard apothe­cary and make nat­u­ral medicines and elixirs for the whole fam­ily. Ev­ery­day herbs can be used for com­mon ail­ments – even weeds, such as dan­de­lion, plan­tain and self-heal. Join a lo­cal herb so­ci­ety (herbs.org.nz) to swap plants and to learn more about grow­ing and us­ing herbs for medicines.

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