Results for - 10 healing plants you can find in your garden

2,042 voters participated in this survey
Here is a list of common remedies that may have you reconsidering what's a weed. Which plants have you used for healing?

1. Here is a list of common remedies that may have you reconsidering what's a weed. Which plants have you used for healing?

Dandelions
11%
222 votes
Rosemary
13%
265 votes
Lavender
25%
503 votes
Aloe vera plant
47%
957 votes
Lemon thyme
7%
141 votes
Celery seed extract
4%
91 votes
Sunflowers
8%
157 votes
Peppermint
27%
555 votes
Catnip
5%
111 votes
Sweet basil
9%
180 votes
na
37%
748 votes
Did you know these plants can heal various medical issues. Which ones are you familiar with?

2. Did you know these plants can heal various medical issues. Which ones are you familiar with?

Dandelions - can be a diuretic, apply it topically to treat eczema, take it internally for arthritis, and leaves are thought to regulate blood sugar levels.
16%
328 votes
Rosemary - the carnosic acid in rosemary may reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s disease.
11%
222 votes
Lavender - used to treat anxiety, migraines, insomnia and depression. Also has anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties.
33%
678 votes
Aloe vera plant - to treat burns, cuts and skin infections. Can also help relieve constipation. Treat heartburn and irritable bowel syndrome.
50%
1,031 votes
Lemon thyme - used as antibiotic and to treat wounds. Also been used as an anti-fungal against toenail problems.
9%
188 votes
Celery seed extract - functions as a diuretic and can be used to treat psoriasis.
6%
123 votes
Sunflowers - have been used to treat all sorts of colds and coughs.
8%
167 votes
Peppermint - known to soothe headaches, skin irritations, nausea, pain, diarrhea and flatulence.
32%
645 votes
Catnip - catnip leaves can help toothaches, and catnip oil can be used as an insect repellent.
7%
147 votes
Sweet basil - an effective insect repellent. Can also treat stress, diabetes and even asthma.
10%
196 votes
na
33%
674 votes
Just like prescription drugs, plants can cause adverse side effects. Always consult a medical professional before taking any medications, including herbal remedies. Did you know this fact?

3. Just like prescription drugs, plants can cause adverse side effects. Always consult a medical professional before taking any medications, including herbal remedies. Did you know this fact?

Yes
56%
1,146 votes
No
22%
445 votes
Undecided
6%
124 votes
Not Applicable
16%
327 votes
If you have not used these plants for healing, do you think you would be willing to give them a try?

4. If you have not used these plants for healing, do you think you would be willing to give them a try?

Yes
41%
841 votes
No
13%
274 votes
Undecided
24%
490 votes
Not Applicable
21%
437 votes
11/17/2015 Living 2042 19 By: SmokeyandBandit

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