There are a lot of great herbs for depression: Some of them are St. Johns Wort, Rosemary, Sage, Gentain Root, Cloves, Peppermint, Chamomile, Kava Kava, Ginseng, 5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP), SAMe, Passion Flower, Valerian Root, Skullcap, Basil, Borage, Lemon Balm, Purslane, Damiana, Oat Straw and more. The most important factor is finding which herb works best for you. And a recent study showed that St. Johns Wort worked just as well as all the prescription depression medications. Together with making changes and counseling these herbs can help you get through the rough times.
Paul Haider – Master Herbalist