Comfrey is one of the best-known healing herbs of all times. Well known and widely used by early Greeks and Romans, its very name, symphytum, from the Greek symphyo means to "make grow together", referring to its traditional use of healing fractures. Comfrey relieves pain and inflammation caused by injuries and degeneration, especially the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis. Comfrey creams and oils used in arthritic pain relieving massages. Great for compost, too!
Wreath of summer herbs
“Herb Crafting”…..Drying herbs is an art deeply-rooted in culture, mysticism and history. Not only is it traditional, crafting with richly aromatic botanicals is an earthy way of expression. Herbal soap making, cosmetics, condiments and decorations, herb bouquets, seasoning packets, pressed and dried herb flower petal in bookmarks and stickers are a few examples of herb crafts.