Tag: calendula

Calendula and Lemon Balm Tea – a welcome to Spring!

Calendula and Lemon Balm Tea – a welcome to Spring!

It is undeniable – there’s an undercurrent rising in the soil, teasing seeds awake, nudging dormant perennial roots, and tickling growth buds on shrubs and trees. It’s the feeling of spring, and although the Lady herself (whether you name her Ēostre, Flora, Yarylo, Thallo, or…

Newsletter – October 2017

Newsletter – October 2017

With spring really settling into most of the country, it is full-on gardening time! Get ready to sow and grow to your  heart’s content as we head into summer and and abundance of produce. Check out the monthly calendar for moon-calendar based growing tips, as…

Making Calendula Salve

Making Calendula Salve

With the radiant flowers…

Marigold (Calendula officinalis)

Marigold (Calendula officinalis)

Calendula officinalis is commonly known as pot marigold or just Calendula. The name comes from the Latin kalendae “first day of the month” in the Roman calendar, perhaps because it can be found flowering at the beginning of most months of the year. Description Calendula…