Healing Herbs - A Beginner's Guide to Identifying, Foraging, and Using Medicinal Plants by Tina Sams
Healing Herbs discusses 20 of the most useful, common plants for use in medicine and/or as food. Each chapter will also include the favorite recipe or remedy from a contributing herbalist. From plantain to chickweed, garlic to violet, you'll find some of these plants just by walking out the door. You'll learn how to make medicinal preparations and how to use them, as well as whipping up some tasty dishes!
192 pages with over 40 color pictures, over 100 recipes/remedies, and lots of good, common sense information. Flexibound. Fair Winds Press
AND... the following herbalists each contributed a recipe or remedy: Marcia Elston, Jessica Morgan, Stephany Hoffelt, Carey Jung, Michael Blackmore, Cindy Jones, Heddy Johanneson, Betty Pillsbury, Michele Brown, Jackie Johnson, Susan Hess, Kristine Brown, Marcy Lautanen Raleigh, Sandy Michelsen, Marita Orr, Maryanne Schwartz, Marci Tsohonis,Jamie Jackson, and Gail Faith Edwards!