19 Helpful Plants You Can Grow For Healing Yourself and Your Family

Let’s be honest, Mother Nature provides us with so many natural remedies, pretending like there’s one condensed list would be an insult to her thoughtfulness and ingenuity. And, try as we might, there’s no way to cover the thousands of plants you can grow for healing in one article.

So, we’re going to focus on just 19 plants you can grow for healing. Our hope is these 19 plants will hopefully cover the bulk of what you need to have in your medicine cabinet.

To help you decide where to focus your efforts when it comes to plants you can grow for healing, we’ve listed the various things each one can help with in an easy-to-skim format. That way, you’ll be able to tell at a glance which plants you might want to have on hand for you and your family.

We are not licensed medical practitioners, so the information about each of these herbs comes from the linked studies that are included under the properties listed for each herb. If you want more information about any of the properties listed, just click that property to be taken directly to the relevant study!




Arnica may cause adverse reactions and should not be ingested.














There may be side effects to taking too much echinacea. Read this if you are unsure of how much to take. It is not recommended to take chronically over a long period of time.


ELDERBERRY (Black Elder)

Want to learn more about this amazing plant (including how to make your own elderberry syrup)? Check out our article here!


















This is a lot of information about amazingly helpful plants you can grow for healing. It can seem overwhelming and easier to just “take a pill” for whatever issues you have. But when you get in the habit of using these natural herbs, you can have both the relief for your symptoms and the comfort of knowing exactly what you put in and on your body.


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