Essential Oil Chemistry

Some, but not all plants produce essential oils. Essential oils are concentrated, potently aromatic volatile oils made by plants for a number of reasons, including self-protection, attracting pollinators and adapting to their environment. Essential oils are present in varying amounts in different plants. Some give great volumes (peppermint, rosemary, citrus fruits) and others give very …

Continue reading Essential Oil Chemistry

Essential Oil Starter Kit – 26 herbal oils every home should have

If you want to know more about herbal chemistry before looking through this list, check out this post. If you need a reference of the terms listed below, check out this post. Check the source link under each image if you want quick reference to an article/post/page that talks about growing the herb. These oils …

Continue reading Essential Oil Starter Kit – 26 herbal oils every home should have

15 Solarpunk Books and Stuff Worth Checking Out

Check out this similar blog post with books about gardening / permaculture If you're curious about what Solarpunk is, check out my post here which talks about it. The stuff is listed into 3 categories: $ ($0-$10), $$ ($11-$40), $$$ ($40+) $ DreamForge Magazine - A magazine of fantasy and science fiction - From Their …

Continue reading 15 Solarpunk Books and Stuff Worth Checking Out