It all started in Genesis, where right from the very beginning of the creation story, plants and herbs mentioned. Plants are not only fundamental for our planet, they are intimately tied to the physical , emotional and spiritual well-being of people since the beginning of time. These passages support that notion.
It all started in the Beginning of Creation
11 And God said, Let the Earth bring forth grass the herb living seed, and the fruit tree yielding fruit after his kind, whose seed is in itself, upon the Earth: and it was so.
12 And the Earth brought forth grass, and Herb yielding seed after his kind, and the tree yielding fruit, whose seed was in itself after his kind and God saw that it was good.