Thank you so much! We appreciate all your donations, big and small, which poured in during 2014. You gave our charity over £10,000 in response to our appeal, over ten times more than in 2013! This meant we did not need to dip into our dwindling reserves to keep the database and website going and free of charge for another year. In 2015 we will continue to depend on your donations, so please do keep them coming. More information on our financial position >>>
Search Page Content
   Bookmark and Share
   
    By donating to PFAF, you can help support and expand our activities
    Plant Suppliers: Click here for a List

Top Rated Medicinal Annuals & Biennials

More top rated plants: Bulbs, Climbers, Perennials, Shrubs, Trees

 

Annuals 

   
Ammi visnaga

Visnaga
ANNUAL/BIENNIAL growing to 0.8 m (2ft 7in) by 0.4 m (1ft 4in)
fully hardy moist soil semi-shade full sun
 
Calendula officinalis

Pot Marigold
ANNUAL growing to 0.6 m (2ft) by 0.5 m (1ft 8in)
fully hardy moist soil semi-shade full sun
 
Gynostemma pentaphyllum

Sweet Tea Vine
ANNUAL/PERENNIAL growing to 8 m (26ft 3in)
frost hardy moist soil full sun
 

Matricaria recutita

German Camomile
ANNUAL growing to 0.5 m (1ft 8in) by 0.3 m (1ft)

fully hardy well drained soil moist soil full sun
 

       
Trigonella foenum-graecum

Fenugreek
ANNUAL growing to 0.6 m (2ft) by 0.4 m (1ft 4in) at a fast rate
fully hardy well drained soil moist soil full sun
 
     

 

Biennials

       
Arctium lappa

Great Burdock
BIENNIAL growing to 2 m (6ft) by 1 m (3ft 3in)
fully hardy moist soil semi-shade full sun
 
Arctium minus

Lesser Burdock
BIENNIAL growing to 1 m (3ft 3in)
fully hardy moist soil semi-shade full sun
 
Oenothera biennis

Evening Primrose
BIENNIAL growing to 1.2 m (4ft)
 fully hardy well drained soil moist soil full sun
Silybum marianum

Milk Thistle
BIENNIAL growing to 1.2 m (4ft) by 1 m (3ft 3in) at a fast rate
 fully hardy well drained soil moist soil full sun

 

Icon Key

fully hardy Fully Hardy frost hardy Frost Hardy half hardy Half Hardy tender Tender
well drained soil Well Drained Soil moist soil Moist Soil wet soil Wet Soil water plant Water Plant
full sun Full Sun
 
semi-shade Semi-Shade
 
shade Shade
 
 

      You can download this page as a PDF

Search: Plants For A Future Page Content

Loading