The Healing Power of Plants
Fact or Fiction? Medicine Hunters Past Remedies Home Grown Places to Go Plant Profiles
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What medicinal plants grow near you? Move your cursor over a zone to meet a few of the healing plants native to each ecosystem.

These are only a few of the many native plants treasured by First Nations and settlers for their healing powers. Other plants may hold medicines of the future.

Visit the plant profiles to learn more.

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