A Kid s Herb Book

Author: Lesley Tierra
Publisher: Author's Choice Publishing
ISBN: 9781885003362
Format: PDF, Kindle
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An introduction to the world of herbs and their medicinal uses, including projects, activities, stories, and songs about herbs.

Homegrown Herbs

Author: Tammi Hartung
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 1612124674
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Enjoy a thriving, fragrant herb garden and use your harvest to bring beauty, flavor, and health to your everyday life. Tammi Hartung provides in-depth profiles of 101 popular herbs, including information on seed selection, planting, maintenance, harvesting, and drying. Hartung also shows you how to use your herbs in a variety of foods, home remedies, body care products, and crafts. Whether you’re a seasoned herbalist or planting your first garden, Homegrown Herbs will inspire you to get the most out of your herbs.

Home Herbal

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Publisher: Dk Pub
ISBN: 9780756671839
Format: PDF, Docs
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With information on 100 key herbs, this A-to-Z guide provides practical advice and information on how to grow, harvest and prepare herbs for medicinal use to help minor ailments and improve well-being. Original.

National Geographic Guide to Medicinal Herbs

Author: Rebecca L. Johnson
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 142620700X
Format: PDF, Kindle
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A resource organized by body system lists the key herbal remedies available, their uses and cautionary advice, in a book that includes full-color photos, a glossary and several thematic indexes.

Alchemy of Herbs

Author: Rosalee de la Forêt
Publisher: Hay House, Inc
ISBN: 1401950078
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Did you know there’s a powerful herbal medicine chest in your kitchen? Imagine being prepared for that next cold, scrape, headache, digestive issue, stressful day, or sleepless night with simple ingredients from your cupboard. Instead of pills, reach for: Cinnamon Tea to soothe your throat . . . Garlic Hummus to support your immune system . . . Ginger Lemon Tea for cold and flu symptoms . . . Cayenne Salve to relieve sore muscles . . . Cardamom Chocolate Mousse Cake for heart health . . . A glass of Spiced Cold Brew Coffee as a powerful antioxidant . . . Alchemy of Herbs will show you how to transform common ingredients into foods and remedies that heal. What were once everyday flavorings will become your personal kitchen apothecary. While using herbs can often seem complicated or costly, this book offers a way to learn that’s as simple and inexpensive as cooking dinner. With the guidance of herbalist Rosalee de la Forêt, you’ll understand how to match the properties of each plant to your own unique needs, for a truly personalized approach to health for you and your family. In addition to offering dozens of inspiring recipes, Rosalee examines the history and modern-day use of 29 popular herbs, supporting their healing properties with both scientific studies and in-depth research into herbal energetics. Grow your knowledge of healing herbs and spices, and start using nature’s pharmacy to feed, heal, and nurture your whole family!

10 Essential Herbs

Author: Lalitha Thomas
Publisher: SCB Distributors
ISBN: 0983845530
Format: PDF, Docs
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Focuses on 10 of the most versatile and effective herbs available today, guiding the reader in how to apply them immediately for hundreds of common ailments, including indigestion, headache, motion sickness, burns, infections, colds and flu.

Herbs

Author: Gary Allen
Publisher: Reaktion Books
ISBN: 1861899386
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Salsa and guacamole wouldn’t be the same without cilantro, and you can’t make pizza without oregano or a mojito without mint. You can use peppermint to settle an upset stomach, ease arthritis pain with stinging nettle, and heal burns and wounds with aloe vera. And then there is cannabis—perhaps the most notorious and divisive herb of all. Despite the fact that herbs are often little more than weeds, cultures around the globe have found hundreds of uses for them, employing them in everything from ancient medicines to savory dishes. While much has been written on cooking and healing with herbs, little has been told about the history of the plants themselves and the incredible journeys they have made. This book elucidates how these often overlooked plants have become a staple in our lives. Unlike spices that quickly traversed the globe through trade, Gary Allen shows that herbs were often hoarded by their cultivators and were central to distinctive regional dishes. He draws on his extensive knowledge of food history to examine herbs in new ways, making Herbs essential reading for any serious foodie. Filled with beautiful illustrations and delicious recipes, this book will complete the kitchen library.

The Unofficial Outlander Book of Herbs

Author: M. McIntosh
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781973233848
Format: PDF, Docs
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Herbs have been a component of medicine and food for thousands of years. While we have advanced in many areas such as domestication, we have forgotten the pure pleasure of growing plants and the skills by which to be successful. This book creates a historical picture of herbs used in the Outlander book series and/or STARZ show. It allows the reader to have a historical perspective on how herbs were used, current use, and how to grow them in a way that brings the story to life.The book includes:Basic gardener primer to get you started.Storyline reference to how the herbs are used in the Outlander book series and/or STARZ show.Present day medical/culinary use of the mentioned herbs.Gardening directions for urban and landless gardeners.Actionable garden project based on a landscape design from Versailles.