It is very important to have medicinal plants around the Homestead cause you never know when you might need them for an injury, burn, cut, or sunburn. The power of herbal medicines cannot be overlooked at point time – prior to all the modern medicines, these herbal medicines even cured deadly diseases.
Pharmacy is going into the herbal era to explore and bring out the human health benefits. This is because of the ease of use and yes, the affordability and the power to heal almost every human health disorder.
Playful as kids are around the Homestead, accidents do happen. And the accident that befallen a 7 years old was a hot exhaust pipe of a motorcycle kissing the skin of his leg. His Grandma was around and saw it happen. Immediately, she took out a knife and slice the thick lower part of the aloe vera plant by the garden and rubbed the exposed end on the burn.
This should help us realize just how important it is to have medicinal plants around the Homestead because you never know when you might need them.
On the next page are 12 medicinal herbs that you should grow in your Homestead garden.