Herbs known for their medicinal qualities Basil � This herb is used to treat stomach cramps, fever, colds, the flu and headaches.
Catnip � More than felines enjoy this plant. It's a remedy for colds, the flu, fever, upset stomach and insomina.
Comfrey � A poultice of comfrey heals wounds, burns, sores and bruises.
Echinacea � This herb is touted as a natural antibiotic and immune system stimulator.
Motherwort � Helps quiet the nervous system.
Mullein � This plant is known as a painkiller that strengthens the lymphatic system.
Tarragon � This natural remedy helps stimulate the appetite and aids in digestion.
Violets � They're aren't just beautiful. Violets are effective in healing ulcers, abscesses and swollen glands.
Yarrow � This herb acts as a blood purifier and aids the liver.
Source: The Herbal Encyclopedia