Searches

List of medicinal and aromatic plants


L'list of medicinal plants: the official list of medicinal and aromatic plants. We used the term "official" because in Italy there is a legal definition of officinal plants which, although dated (dates back to May 1932) is currently valid.

Themedicinal plantsare plant species grown for medicinal, herbal, food, liqueur, flavoring, hygienic, perfumers, cosmetics purposes ... In short, thanks to theiractive principlesthey lend themselves to absolve a lotepic roles. All the information is available in our article dedicated to medicinal plants. In this pagina you will find a mere list of the species considered Officinal Plants and legislative references able to offer you an updated overview of those that are classified as medicinal plants.

List of medicinal plants

  • Abroma
  • Aconite
  • Adonides
  • Agave
  • Yarrow
  • Acacia
  • Aloe
  • Alpinia
  • Angelica
  • Annona
  • Arnica
  • Artemisia
  • Absinthe
  • Burdock
  • Pretty Woman
  • Brionia
  • Aromatic calamus
  • Common chamomile
  • Cardosanto
  • Calendula
  • Calluna
  • Catuba
  • Centaury minor
  • Colchicus
  • Coloquintide
  • Digital
  • Dulcamara
  • Hellebore
  • Elecampane
  • Rota grass
  • Coltsfoot
  • Fellandrio
  • Frangula
  • Manna ash
  • Genepi
  • Gentian
  • Henbane
  • Imperatoria
  • Hyssop
  • VAT
  • True Lavender - Lavender spiked
  • Lycopodium
  • Limonella
  • Licorice
  • Melissa
  • Mountain pine
  • Psyllium
  • Mountain polio
  • Sabina
  • Saponaria
  • Maritime Scilla
  • Buckthorn
  • Stafisagria
  • Stramonium
  • Tansy
  • Tarasasco
  • Linden
  • Valerian

On the website of theMinistry of Health,to the pageFind Standards, you can view that of theRoyal Decree No. 772 of May 26, 1933establishing the list of declared speciesmedicinal plantsfor the purposes of the applications of Law no. 99 of January 6, 1931. The decree states "medicinal, aromatic and scented plants included in the list attached to this decree are considered officinal plants“, To facilitate your search we propose the pdf file attached to the decree just mentioned.

PDF file of the Ministry of Health containing the list of medicinal plants

As is clear, the list ofmedicinal plantsalso includes the aromatic plants. For the sake of completeness, we provide you with a list of the most popular aromatic plants in Italy. This list is embedded in theMinistry of Healthbut those who are unfamiliar and unable to extricate themselves among the scientific names of the plants, will be able to appreciate our list which contains the commonly used names of aromatic plants.

  • Calamo
  • Onion
  • Garlic
  • Wild garlic
  • Chives
  • Dill
  • Angelica
  • Chamomile
  • Cardamom
  • Absinthe
  • Artemisia
  • You
  • Bitter orange
  • Bergamot
  • Lemon
  • Cedar
  • Tangerine
  • Sweet orange
  • Chinotto
  • Coffee
  • Coriander
  • Saffron
  • Cumin
  • Minor Centaura
  • Eucalyptus
  • Wild fennel
  • Genzianella
  • Greater gentian
  • Licorice
  • Helichrysum
  • Hop
  • Hyssop
  • Iris
  • Juniper
  • Lavender
  • Common chamomile
  • Melissa
  • Mint
  • nutmeg
  • Fennel
  • Fellandrio
  • Tobacco
  • Basil
  • Marjoram
  • Origan
  • Pelargonium
  • Parsley
  • Anise
  • pepper
  • Rhubarb
  • Rose
  • Rosemary
  • Rue
  • Sage
  • Clary
  • Mustard
  • Sassafras
  • Tansy
  • Camedrio
  • thyme
  • Cocoa
  • Valerian
  • Vanilla
  • Violet
  • Ginger

Medicinal plants and aromatic plants

When a medicinal plant contains biochemical substances with a particular taste and smell, it is also referred to as aromatic plants: aromatic plants are officinal herbs. Aromatic plants are also particularly appreciated in cooking, as condiments or for the production of liquor. They are also very popular in the perfume industry, for the production ofessential oilsand health preparations.

Medical plants: the list of the 150 most searched on Google



Video: Introduction, Definition of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants and Its importance (October 2021).