Dried Herb List by common name

This is a list of the herbs that we stock in our dispensary as ingredients for making supplements, creams and medicines. If you wish to purchase an ingredient that is not available on the website please call us or email mailorder@napiers.net. Please note that we will not supply any Schedule III herbs to any one unless they are a qualified medical herbalist and are registered with Napiers as an approved practitioner.

Many prescription medications cannot be taken with herb or food products. Please ask if you are unsure.

Click here to see the list ordered by botanical name.

Common Name Description
Agrimony Herb Agrimonia eupatoria 
Alfalfa Herb Medicago sativa
Aloe Resin Aloe vera
American Cranesbill Root Geranium maculatum
Andrographis herb Andrographis paniculata 
Angelica Root  Angelica archangelica
Aniseed Pimpinella anisum
Arnica Flowers Arnica montana
Artichoke leaf Cynara scolymus
Ashwagandha root Withania somnifera
Asthma weed Tylophora astmatica
Astragalus Root Astragalus membranaceus
Avens Herb Geum urbanum
Baikal Skullcap Root Scutellaria baicalensis
Balm of Gilead Buds Populus balsaifera
Balmony Herb Chelone glabra
Barberry bark Berberis vulgaris
Bayberry Root Bark Myrica cerifera
Bearberry Leaf Arctostaphylos uva ursi
Beth root Trillium pendulum
Bilberry Vaccinium myrtillus
Bistort root Polygonum bistorta
Bittersweet Solanum dulcamare
Black Cohosh root Cimicifuga racemosa
Black Haw Bark Viburnum prunifolium
Black Radish Raphanus sativus; R. niger
Black Horehound Ballota nigra
Bladderwrack  Fucus vesiculosus
Blessed Thistle Cnicus benedictus
Bloodroot Sanguinaria canadensis
Blue Cohosh Caulophyllum thalictroides
Blue Flag Iris versicolor
Bogbean Menyanthes trifoliata
Boldo Peumus boldus
Boneset Eupatorium perfoliatum
Borage Borago officinalis
Broom Cytisus scoparius
Buchu Barosma betulina
Buckthorn bark Rhamnus catharticus
Buckwheat herb Fagopyron esculentum
Bugleweed Lycopus virginicus
Burdock root Arctium lappa
Butchers Broom root Ruscus aculeatus
Butternut root bark Juglans cinerea
California Poppy Eschscholzia califonica
Calumba root Jateorrhiza palmata
Caraway seed Carum cavi
Cardamon Elletaria cardamomum
Cascara bark Rhamnus purshiana
Catnip Nepeta cataria
Cats Claw bark Uncaria tormentosa
Cayenne pepper Capsicum annuum
Celery Seed Apium graveolens
Centaury Centaureum erythraea
Centaury Erythraea centaurium
Chai Hu Bupleurium chinense
Chamomile, German Matricaria recutita
Chamomile, Roman Chamaemelum nobile
Chapparal leaf Larrea tridendata
Chaste Tree berry Vitex agnus castus
Chickweed Stellaria media
Chicory root Chicorum intybus
Chinese licorice Glycyrrhiza uralensis
Cinnamon Bark Cinnamomum verum
Cleavers Galium aparine
Clove Bud Syzigium aromaticum
Cola Nut Cola nitida
Coltsfoot Tussilago farfara
Comfrey Symphytum officinale
Condurango Bark Marsdenia condurango
Coriander seeds Coriandrum sativum
Cornsilk Zea mays
Couch Grass Agropyron repens
Cowslip Primula veris
Cramp Bark Viburnum opulus
Culvers Root Leptandra virginica
Damiana Turnera diffusa
Dan Shen Salvia miltiorrhiza
Dandelion Taraxacum officinale
Dandelion Taraxacum officinale
Dang Shen Codonopsis pilosula
Devils Claw Harpagophytum procumbens
Dill seed Anethum graveolens
Dong Quai Angelica sinensis
Du Zong Eucommia ulmoides
Echinacea   Echinacea angustifolia
Elder (flower & berry) Sambucus nigra
Elecampane Inula helenium
Eucalyptus Leaf Eucalyptus globulus
Eyebright Euphrasia officinalis
False Unicorn root Chamaelirium lutea
Fennel seed Foeniculum vulgare
Fenugreek seed Trigonella foenum grecum
Figwort Scrophularia nodosa
Fringe Tree root bark Chionanthus virginicus
Fumitory Fumaria officinalis
Galangal root Alpinia officinarum
Garlic bulb Allium sativum
Gentian root, Yellow Gentiana lutea
German Chamomile Flowers Matricaria recutita
Ginger Root Zingiber officinalis
Ginkgo Leaf Ginkgo billoba
Ginseng Root Panax ginseng
Goats rue Herb Galega officinalis
Golden Rod Solidago virgaurea
Golden Thread (Huang Lian) Coptis chinensis
Gotu Kola Herb Centella asciatica
Gou Qi Zi Lycium barbarum
Gravel Root Eupatorium purpureum
Green tea Camelia sinensis
Grindelia Herb Grindelia robusta
Ground Ivy Herb Glechoma hederacea
Guarana Seed Paullinia cupana
Guggul Commiphora mukul
Gymnema Leaf Gymnema sylvestre
Hawthorn Berry Crataegus fructus
Hawthorn Leaf and flower Crataegus fol & flos
He Shou Wu Polygonum multiflorum
Heartsease Herb Viola tricolor
Hibiscus flowers Hibiscus subdariffa 
Hops Strobile Humulus lupulus
Horse Chestnut Seed Aesculus hippocastanum
Horsetail Herb Equisetum arvense
Hydrangea Root Hydrangea arborescens
Hyssop Herb Hyssopus officinalis
Iceland Moss Cetraria islandica
Ipecacuahna Root Cephaelis ipecacuahna
Irish Moss Chondrus crispus
Jamaican Dogwood bark Piscidia erythrina
Jambul Seed Syzigium cumini
Jasmine Flowers Jasminum officinale
Juniper Berry Juniperus communis
Kelp Ascophyllum nodosum
Khellin Seed Ammi visnaga
Lady's Mantle Leaf Alchemilla vulgaris
Lavender Flowers Lavendula angustifolia
Lemon Balm Leaf Melissa officinalis
Lemon Verbena Leaf Lippia citriodora
Licorice Juice Block Glycyrrhiza juice block
Licorice Root Glycyrrhiza glabra
Lignum vitae Wood Guaiacum officinale
Lime Flowers Tilia europea
Lomatium Root Lomatium dissectum
Lungwort Herb Pulmonaria officinalis
Makandi Coleus forskohlii
Marigold Calendula officinalis
Marshmallow Leaf Althaea officinalis fol
Marshmallow Root Althaea officinalis rad
Mate tea Ilex paraguensa
Meadowsweet herb Filipendula ulmaria
Melilot Herb Melilotus officinalis
Milk Thistle Seed Silybum marianum
Motherwort Herb Leonurus cardiaca
Mugwort Herb Artemisia vulgaris
Mullein Flowers Verbascum thapsus flores
Mullein Leaf Verbascum thapsus fol
Myrrh Gum Resin Commiphora molmol
Neem leaf Azadirachta indica
Nettle Leaf (Stinging) Urtica dioica fol
Nettle Root (Stinging) Urtica dioica rad
Oak bark Quercus robur
Olibanum gum Boswelia serrata
Olive leaf Olea europa
Oregon Grape Root Mahonia aquifolium
Orris root Iris florentina
Osha Root Ligusticum porteri
Parsley Leaf Petrosellenum sativum
Partridge Berry Herb Mitchella repens
Passion Flower herb Passiflora incarnata
Pau D'arco Bark Tabebuia impeteginosa
Pellitory of the wall Herb Parietaria diffusa
Pennyroyal Herb Mentha pulegium
Peppermint Leaf Mentha piperita
Periwinkle Herb Vinca minor
Pilewort Herb Ranunculus ficaria
Plantain Leaf Plantago lanceolata
Pleurisy Root Asclepias tuberosa
Poke Root Phytolacca americana
Poplar Bark Populus tremuloides
Prickly Ash Bark Zanthoxyllum cortex
Prickly Ash Berry Zanthoxyllum fructus
Psyllium husks Plantago psyllium
Psyllium seed dark Plantago psyllium
Psyllium seed pink Plantago psyllium
Pulsatilla Herb Anemone pulsatilla
Puncture vine Tribulus terrestris
Quassia Chips Picrasma excelsa
Queens Delight Root Stillingia sylvatica
Raspberry Leaf Rubus idaeus
Red Clover Flowers Trifolium pratense
Rhodiola root Rhodiola roseaus
Rhubarb Root Rheum officinale
Roman Chamomile Flowers Chamaemelum nobile
Rose buds Rose spp.
Rose hip shell Rosa canina
Rosemary Leaf Rosemarinus officinalis
Rue Herb Ruta graveolens
Sage Salvia officinalis
Sarsaparilla Root Smilax ornata
Saw Palmetto Berry Serenoa repens
Senna leaf Senna alexandrina fol
Senna Pod Senna alexandrina pod
Shan Yao Dioscorea opposita
Sheng Ma Cimicifuga foetida
Shepherds Purse Capsella bursa pastoris
Shu Di Huang Rehmannia glutinosa
Siberian Ginseng (Eleuthero) Root Eleutherococcus senticosus
Skunk Cabbage Root Symplocarpus foetidus
Slippery elm Ulmus fulva
Small Flowered Willow Herb Epilobium parviflorum
Soapwort herb Saponaria officinalis fol
Soapwort root Saponaria officinalis rad
Southernwood herb Artemisia abrotanum
Spearmint leaf Mentha spicata
Spirulina Spirulina
Squill Urginea maritima
St Johns Wort Herb Hypericum perforatum
Stone Root Collinsonia canadensis
Sweet Flag Root Acorus calamus
Sweet Sumach Bark Rhus aromatica
Sweet Violet leaf Viola odorata
Sweet Wormwood Herb Artemisia annua
Tansy Herb Tanacetum vulgare
Thyme Herb Thymus vulgaris
TienChi Panax notoginseng
Tormentil Root Potentilla erecta
Tree of Life Herb Thuja occidentalis
Turmeric root Curcuma longa
Valerian Root Valeriana officinalis
Vervain Herb Verbena officinalis
Wahoo bark Euonymus atropurpureus
Watercress herb  Nasturtium officinale
White Birch leaf Betula pendula
White Deadnettle Leaf Lamium album
White Horehound Herb Marrubium vulgare
White Paeony Paonia lactiflora
White Willow Bark Salix alba
Wild Carrot Herb Daucus carota
Wild Cherry bark Prunus serotina
Wild Indigo Root Baptisia tinctoria
Wild Lettuce Leaf Lactuca virosa
Wild Thyme Herb Thymus serpyllum
Wild Yam Root Dioscorea villosa
Witch Hazel Bark Hamamelis virginiana fol
Witch Hazel Leaf Hamamelis virginiana cortex
Wood Betony Herb Stachys officinalis
Wormwood Herb Artemisia absinthium
Wu Wei Zi Schisandra chinensis
Yarrow Flowers Achillea millefolium
Yellow Dock Root Rumex crispus
Yellow Gentian root Gentiana lutea
Yucca Root Yucca filamentosa

 

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