Magic and medicine of plants / Readers Digest.
Contributor(s): Reader's Digest Association | Reader's Digest Association.Material type: TextPublisher: Pleasantville, N.Y. : Reader's Digest Association, ©1986Description: 464 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0895772213; 9780895772213.Uniform titles: Reader's Digest. | Reader's digest. Subject(s): Medicinal plants | Herbs | Plants, Useful | Herbs | Medicinal plants | Plants, Useful | Herbs | Medical botany | Edible plants | Plants, Useful | Medicinal plants | Herbs | Herbal Medicine | Herbs | Plants, Medicinal | Medicinal plants | Herbs | Plants, Useful
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A guide to the worlds of botany and medicine: including how to identify, collect, and preserve plants; how to grow healthful herbs; and their many uses in cooking, crafts, and cosmetics.
Plants in myth and magic -- ABC's of plants: Finding plants in the wild, Making your own herbarium, The anatomy of plants, Nature's chemical industry, About plant names -- Plants, people, and medicine -- Gallery of medicinal plants -- Poisonous plants -- Exotic plants -- Growing and using herbs: Growing herbs, Cooking with herbs, Herb crafts, Herbs for beauty, Herbs for health.