Goji Berry and Chicken Soup for Colds and Flu
- Lemon Balm Lip Salve for Cold Sores
- Turmeric 'Teh Halia' for Arthritis and Psoriasis
- Syrup of Figs for Constipation
- Crystallized Ginger for Nausea
Ethnobotanist James Wong sets out to reinvent our perception of common and garden herbs. His simple, cheap but highly original recipes include an angelica stomach soother for indigestion, a fragrant anti dandruff hair oil, an insecticidal wormwood and sage repellent to help banish the pesky clothes moth and a preventative migraine remedy in the form of a delicious feverfew butter. James has loads of horticultural tips on the best plant varieties to select and how to grow and harvest them, and members of the public try James's remedies and are often surprised by the results.