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About Herbs

What Are Herbs?

Posted by Brett Riley on

What makes a herb a herb? This is no a simple and straightforward answer. A herb can be a pretty plant pleasing to the eye, have a sweet or pleasant smell, or a pungent odour and bitter taste, or can be an annoying weed in our garden that grows profusely and is hard to get rid of. There is a long tradition of using herbs for taste and flavouring in our food, or for their healing properties as is the case with herbal medicine. Herbs can be used in straightforward first aid for stings or abrasions, or they can be...

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