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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Herb of the year learning

Sussex House member Angela Giuliano shows some of the thousands of calendula flower petals her group used to make a healing calendula salve. NEWTON — Located on the Newton Memorial campus, Sussex House is a psychiatric rehabilitation and recovery program for adults experiencing psychiatric illnesses that have interfered with their lives in some way. The […]

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Boiron calendula gel description

Calendula Gel is a homeopathic formula that shows its beneficial effects in the cuts and burns of the skin. It is also very beneficial for the scraped area on the skin, resulting from injury or irritation. В Calendula Gel also shows its favorable effects in the skin problems that arise because of the small microscopic organisms. […]

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How to Make Calendula Oil

Calendulas are bright and beautiful gold and orange blooms, also known as edible marigolds. The blossoms have long been favored as an herbal treatment for a variety of skin conditions, including acne, burns, cold sores, sunburn, bee stings, bug bites, rashes and dry, itchy skin. The oil can be used as is, or as an […]

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Calendula — beautiful flower and healing herb health

Calendula (Calendula officinalis), has several aliases, like pot calendula, pot marigold, Garden Marigold, Gold-Bloom, Holligold, Marigold, Marybud, and Zergul. It has an orange or yellow flower and is native to the Mediterranean area. Calendula got its name because it blooms every new moon. The name «marigold» refers to the Virgin Mary, and the flower is […]

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