Calendula Plant profile

• Scientific name: Calendula officinalis • Growth habit: An upright to rounded cool season annual growing to 18 inches tall and equally wide. The leaves are medium green, elliptic in shape and growing to 6 inches long and 2 inches wide. • Light: Plant in full sun to lightly shaded locations. • Water needs: Prefers […]

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Turn back your age clock with calendula

AS we start another year, many of us will be thinking about how we can stave off the effects of againg. But don’t give up hope as there are plenty remedies to help you look more youthful. Here are some tips to help you turn back your age clock. HEALTHY DIET Don’t leave your food […]

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Calendula Skin Care

Amanda Ursell “Edo ergo sum” (I eat, therefore I am), said Hippocrates in the 5th century BC while practising medicine and living on the Greek island of Kos. When it comes to what we put into our bodies, this ancient notion that eating healthily affects the core of our day-to-day existence is now well accepted. […]

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Planting calendula seeds for christmas

It was sticker shock that had me talking my six-year-old into helping me gather sunflower and calendula seeds from our yard a few weeks ago. A few dozen sunflower seeds had been nearly $3; same with the calendula, seeds so impossibly lightweight that the paper packet must have weighed four or five times its contents. […]

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Calendula as benefits of natural healing techniques

What is Natural Healing Techniques? We all get sick from time to time and getting better can sometimes be a difficult task. For example, it can sometimes take a week just to see your doctor, then it takes time and money to get your prescription filled. It is a lot easier and healthier AND cheaper […]

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