Welcome to our ever growing resource page. A list to be inspired by, find your niche or lead you on the way to discovering the beautiful gifts of nature!


Medicinal Plant Farms

Avena Botanicals in Maine

Herbal Revolution Union, ME

Lancaster Farmacy Lancaster, PA

Oshala Farm Applegate Valley OR

Healing Spirits Herb Farm Avoca, NY

Zackwoods Herb Farm Hyde Park, VT

Ryan Drum Island Herbs Waldron WA

Heartsong Farm Healing Herbs Groveton, NH

Crimson Sage Nursery Orleans, CA (plants/starts)

The Sonoma County Herb Exchange in California

Pacific Botanicals Grants Pass, OR (fresh schedule here)

Rising Fawn Gardens Rising Fawn, GA

Gentle Harmony Farm Lexington, NC

Brown Dirt Farm Whitwell, TN 

Southerly Flower Farm Graysville, TN

Roseroot Herb Farm Olympia, WA

Dried & Bulk Herbs

Mountain Rose Herbs Eugene, OR

Taos Herbs Taos, NM (ceremonial herbs)

Local Herb Shops

Gathering Thyme

Sugarpill in Seattle, WA

Scarlet Sage in San Francisco, CA

Tuscon Herb Store in Tuscon, AZ

Five Flavors Herbs in Oakland, CA

Good Fight Herb Co. in Hudson, NY

Other Medicinals

BC Kelp

Salt Traders

Maine Seaweed

The Meadow Salt

Old Blue Raw Honey

Dragon Herbs (reishi mushrooms)

Warm Colors Apiary South Deerfield, MA

Big Island Bees Kealakekua, HI (honey)

Tousey Winery Honey Hudson, NY


Seed Library

Green Journey Seeds

Seed Savers Exchange

Strictly Medicinal Seeds

Chinese Medicinal Herb Farm

Tools & Packaging


Sunburst Bottles

SKS Bottles & Packaging

Specialty Bottle

Burch Bottle


EcoEnclose (biodegradable)


Heart Magic Glass Distiller

Copper Alembic Stills


Hand Crank Oil Press


Herbal Medicine

Beyond Aspirin by Paul Schulick

Psyche Delicacies by Chris Kilham

The Herbal Apothecary by JJ Pursell

Healing Herbal Teas by Brigitte Mars

Making Plant Medicine by Richo Cech

Therapeutic Herb Manual by Ed Smith

The New Age Herbalist by Richard Mabey

The Medicinal Herb Grower by Richo Cech

The Master Book of Herbalism by Paul Beyerl

Tales from the Medicine Trail by Chris Kilham

Prescription for Herbal Healing by Phyllis A. Balch

The Yoga of Herbs by David Frawley & Vassant Lad

Encyclopedia of Herbal Medicine by Andrew Chevallier

Herbal Recipes for Vibrant Health by Rosemary Gladstar

The Herbal Medicine Maker's Handbook by James Green

Ginger, Common Spice and Wonder Drug by Paul Schulick

Herbal Medicine: Chaos in the Market Place by Rowena K. Richter

The Wild Medicine Solution: Healing with Aromatic, Bitter, and Tonic Plants by Guido Maśe

Earthly Bodies & Heavenly Hair: Natural and Healthy Personal Care for Everybody by Dina Falconi

Herbs, The Visual Guide to More Than 700 Herb Species from Around the World by Lesley Bremness

Herbal Medicine From the Heart of the Earth  by Sharon Tilgner

The Organic Medicinal Herb Farmer by Jeff and Melanie Carpenter

Mycelium Running by Paul Stamets


Clinical Herbalism

Herbal Medicine by R.F. Weiss

The Science of Marijuana by L. Iverson

Cancer and Natural Medicine by J. Boik

Rational Phytotherapy by Schilz, Hansel + Tyler

Medicinal Plants of Brazil by Mors, Rizzini + Pereira

The ABC Clinical Guide to Herbs by Mark Blumenthal

Principles and Practice of Phytotherapy by Mills + Bone

Herb Contradictions and Drug Interactions by F. Brinker

Herbs of Commerce by Mcguffin, Kartesz, Leung + Tucker

Medicine Quest: In Search of Natures Healing Secrets by M. Plotkin

Toxicology and Clinical Pharmacology of Herbal Products by M.J. Cupp

Herbal Medicine Products for the Treatment of Pain by Chrubasik + Roufogalis

Herbal Medicine Commission Monographs by Blumenthal, Goldberg + Brinckmann

Herbs for the Mind: Depression, Stress, Memory Loss, and Insomnia by Davidson + Connor

The Problem of Herbal Medicines Legal Status: Pharmaceuticals Policies and Law by J.L. Valverde

Herbal Medicines for Neuropsychiatric Diseases: Current Cevelopments and Research by Kanba + Richelson

Handbook of Psychotropic Herbs: A Scientific Analysis of Herbal Remedies for Psychiatric Conditions by Russo

Botanical Safety Handbook, Guidelines for Safe Use and Labeling for Herbs in Commerce by Mcguffin, Hobbs, Upton, Goldberg

The Complete German Commission E Mongraphs - therapeutic guide to herbal medicines by Blumenthal, Goldberg, Gruenwald, Hall, Riggins + Rister

Foraging & Plant Identification

 California Foraging by Judith Lowry

Wildflowers of California by Laird R. Blackwell

Edible Wild Plants: Wild Foods From Dirt to Plate by John Kallas

The Peterson Field Guide to Medicinal Plants and Herbs by Steven Foster & James Duke

A Feast of Weeds: A Literary Guide to Foraging and Cooking Wild Edible Plants by Luigi Ballerini

Living Wild: Gardening, Cooking, and Healing with Native Plants of California by Alicia Funk & Karin Kaufman



American Herbalist Guild (AHG)

National Ayurvedic Medical Association (NAMA)

Acupuncture + Oriental Medicine Alliance (AOMA)

American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP)

Council of Colleges of Acupuncture + Oriental Medicine (CCAOM)

National Certification Commission for Acupuncture + Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM)

American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) they provide an index for herbal contradictions + indications for products in the US, helpful ifyou create herbal products


Do you have a sweet website / book / resource / organization to share that can be helpful to others but not on the list? Please contact us and we will add it if it's cool!