Garden of Grace

The Garden of Grace

Favorite HerbsGardening TipsHerbal SavvyNon-Food Uses

My grandmother taught me about herbs and gardening. I would help her pick them, weed them, and scour the forest for them. — wild beets, leeks, wild onions, wild lettuce, and water cress — She used them to dose us for illnesses: colds, flu, coughs, headaches, cuts or bruises. Willow for headaches; wild cherry bark for coughs …