Flowers that you can grow in your garden which have healing properties and are also edible

Since we have started recording history by writing it down, people have been using plants and herbs as healing aids. Many of the herbs and flowers that were used back in those days are still being used today. Some are converted into pills others into oils, but most of these flowers still have healing properties if grown in your own backyard and used in certain situations. For instance, a Sempervivum tectorum flower can be used to heal pains in the ear.Many of the herbs listed below can be bought at your local florist in Dublin make sure to check out what they have in stock.

Dandelions

This common “weed” is considered by some to be a nuisance, but for others, it’s a welcoming addition to a salad. The Dandelions are rich in potassium and they can be mixed in with lots of other salads to enrich the taste.

Rosemary

The oil in these flowers has antibacterial and anti-fungal properties, but they are also known for their amazing smell. There has also been a dozen of researches done on this flower, and some have linked it to a potential cure for Alzheimer’s.

Lavender

The lavender flower has far too many uses in society even today. It has anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties and can also help to treat anxiety, mild migraines, any sleeping disorders such as insomnia and can even help when dealing with depression.If you are having problems when you try to sleep just get some drops of lavender or make yourself lavender tea and you will be good to go.

   

Aloe Vera

This is one of those magical plants that can help in many ways and is still being used today across the world for its healing properties. With aloe Vera people have reported treating burns, tending cuts and even treating skin infections and skin inflammation. Aloe Vera was also linked to helping relieve constipation.