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Title The herbal apothecary : 100 medicinal herbs and how to use them / JJ Pursell ; with photos by Shawn Linehan.
Author Pursell, J. J., 1973- author.
Publication Portland, Oregon : Timber Press, 2015.
Description 292 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Call # 615.321 P
Summary "Plant-based medicines offer many healing possibilities for the body, mind, and spirit. In this holistic guide, naturopath J. J. Pursell provides an accessible and comprehensive introduction to medicinal plants, explaining how they work and how to use them safely. Incorporating traditional wisdom and scientific information, The Herbal Apothecary includes advice on growing and foraging for healing plants and recommendations for plant-based formulations to fight common ailments, like muscle strain, anxiety, and insomnia. Step-by-step instructions show you how to make your own teas, salves, capsules, tinctures, and other essential herbal remedies. Whether you want to treat a wound or fight the common cold, taking charge of your health and well-being begins here." --
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 274-275) and index.
Contents From herbal traditions to modern practice: an introduction -- Basic human anatomy -- Plants from the traditional ways: a directory of medicinal herbs -- An herbalist's laboratory -- Herbal treatment plans.
Subject Herbs -- Therapeutic use -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Materia medica, Vegetable -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Herbs -- Therapeutic use. (OCoLC)fst00955386
Materia medica, Vegetable. (OCoLC)fst01011725
Genre Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals. (OCoLC)fst01423877
Addl. Author Linehan, Shawn, photographer.
Alt Title One hundred medicinal herbs and how to use them
ISBN 9781604696622 (hardcover)
1604696621 (hardcover)
9781604695670 (pbk.)
1604695676 (pbk.)

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