How to Treat Colds With Elderberry?

Answer Elderberry is a highly effective herbal remedy for colds and flu. It has been used in medicines for a long time, going far back into the reaches of European and Native American histories. Elderberr... Read More »

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What kinds of herbs are used to treat colds and flu?

Colds and flu can be difficult to treat. Many medicines can help, but they can cause drowsiness. However, herbal remedies are available. These natural remedies are not medically tested and should ... Read More »

What part of the Echinacea plant is used to treat colds?

The root. The root, after being dried, is ground into a coarse powder and either served orally via a capsule, or steeped into a tea.

What is black elderberry?

Black elderberry (Sambucus nigra) is a common wild plant that grows in the forest understory and transitional woodlands of northern Europe and Western Asia. In the fall, the shrub produces large qu... Read More »

How do I care for elderberry?

Mulch elderberry bushes with straw, sawdust or other composted materials to control weeds. Keep weeds down around elderberries so that they can get all the nutrients and water possible. Elderberrie... Read More »