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Garrya Leaf is the leaf of Garrya elliptica or commonly called Wavyleaf Silktassel or Silk Tassel Bush, and is an ordinary evergreen shrub that is native to California and southern Oregon. The shrub can reach a height of five meters. Garrya Leaf is silvery white and finely and ornately veined with deep blue-green color and black undertone, which makes it rather unique. From afar, the flowers of this plant look like a plain ivory white, but when…

… The White Mulberry is a well known tree that is used for the food of silkworms that are very essential in silk production. Since silk is of high value, the British decided to bring the silk production to the West by taking the White Mulberry along with them. This is why the White Mulberry has many names owing to its usefulness in silk production. Aside from food for silkworms, the White Mulberry is also regarded as an herbal remedy for many…

…plant produces long edible seed pods and hermaphrodite flowers that attract bees and insects through its nectar; this is also how it reproduces. It is also known as Silkweed as the plant contains soft filaments known as silk from which its name originates. It is only the root of the Pleurisy plant that is used for medicinal purposes and is gray-brown in color, and spindle shaped with a knotty crown. The scientific name for Pleurisy root is…

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