Find out what herbs and botanical extracts are able to do and use them! Don’t be afraid to try what Mother Earth has to give to us because the herbs are pure energy for ourselves, the herbs purify our physical and psychical body, our spirit.

James duke (1929 2017)

Get an Anti-Aging Herb from Dr Duke garden – Ten of his favorite!

To fend off age-related ailments, James Duke prefers his own garden path to the drugstore aisle. His 10,000-square-foot “Garden of Youth” contains medicinal plants to ease everything from bursitis to heart disease. We consulted his Prescriptions…
James duke (1929 2017)

CHASTE TREE, VITEX, AGNUS CASTUS.

Parts Used: Dried fruit. Function: Vitex has an effect on the hormones of the body although it does not contain hormones itself. Uses: Vitex is used for the treatment of PMS, heavy menstruation, female infertility, fibrocystic breast disease…
James duke (1929 2017)

HORSE CHESTNUT

Parts Used: Seeds, leaves, bark. Function: The active constituent in horse chestnut improves the tone of the smooth muscle in the veins and improves venous circulation. Uses: * Traditionally horse chestnut was used for treatment of skin cancer…
James duke (1929 2017)

LICORICE ROOT, GAN CAO

Parts Used: Root. Function: Licorice has powerful antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. Uses: * Traditionally licorice was used by the Chinese for coughs, sore throats, diabetes, fever, inflammation, tuberculosis and to soothe and…
James duke (1929 2017)

BILBERRY improves blood flow

Parts Used: Leaves and ripe berries. Function: Bilberry contains bioflavonoids, which are powerful antioxidants. Uses: * Traditionally bilberry was used in Northern Europe and North America for conditions such as diarrhea, kidney stones,…
James duke (1929 2017)

YLANG YLANG

Parts Used: Flower. Function: Uses: Ylang ylang is used for emotional states such as fear, frustration, anger, shock, depression, and anxiety as well as for high blood pressure. Ylang ylang is widely used in cosmetics especially to balance…
James duke (1929 2017)

WILD YAM

Parts Used: Root. Function: Active constituents of wild yam have antispasmodic and antioxidant properties. Uses: * Traditionally wild yam was used for gastrointestinal problems, morning sickness, coughs and congestion. * More recently it has…
James duke (1929 2017)

VALERIAN exhibit a sedating effect

Parts Used: Root. Function: The active constituents of valerian exhibit a sedating effect. Uses: Valerian has been primarily used as a sedative for insomnia and nervous disorders, although it can also be used for conditions such as…
James duke (1929 2017)

THYME improve digestion

Parts Used: Leaves. Uses: * Traditionally thyme was used in cooking to improve digestion for those with slow or convalescing digestive systems and to prevent food from going bad. Thyme was also used for infections of worms, respiratory…
James duke (1929 2017)

SPIRULINA used for weight loss and obesity

Parts Used: Algae. Uses: Spirulina is used for weight loss and obesity, it supports the immune system, reduces cholesterol and stabilizes blood sugar levels. It is also used as a food supplement as it contains extremely high levels of chlorophyll,…
James duke (1929 2017)

TEA TREE

Parts Used: Leaves. Function: Active constituents in tea tree oil has antibacterial and antifungal properties. Uses: * Traditionally the Australian Aborigines used tea tree leaves for skin infections and cuts. Captain Cook later used the leaves…
James duke (1929 2017)

SAW PALMETTO, SABAL

Parts Used: Berries. Function: Saw palmetto has diuretic and antiseptic properties. Uses: Saw palmetto is used for cystitis, benign prostate enlargement (BPH), coughs, asthma, colds, congestion and poor appetite. Guidelines: 320 mg daily…