Garden Area: Affective

Emotions, particularly stress, anger, and depression, are important factors with serious and significant implications for health. When these moods influence life to the extreme, affective disorders require a psychiatric diagnosis and treatment. The main types of affective disorders are depression, bipolar disorder and anxiety disorder.

Plants in this area:

Plant Family Garden Areas
Chamomile, Chamaemelum nobile Asteraceae Affective, Medicinal Garden
Fennel, Foeniculum vulgare Apiaceae Affective, Medicinal Garden
German Chamomile, Matricaria recutita Asteraceae Affective, Dental, Gastrointestinal
Gingko, Ginkgo biloba Ginkgoaceae Affective, Medicinal Garden, Neurological
Ginseng, Panax ginseng Araliaceae Affective, Diabetic/Metabolic, Infectious Disease, Medicinal Garden, Neurological
Passionflower, Passiflora incarnata Passifloraceae Affective, Medicinal Garden
Saffron, Crocus sativus Iridaceae Affective, Medicinal Garden, Women's health
St. Johnswort, Hypericum perforatum Hypericaceae Affective, Medicinal Garden, Women's health
Valerian, Valeriana officinalis Valerianaceae Affective, Medicinal Garden