This book shows you (thanks to exceptional photographic plates) detailed views of all parts of the fresh plant, you will quickly learn to recognise them when out foraging. For any plant lover or green witch, the beautiful photographs make this book an absolute treasure.
100 plants that heal will help you discover the fascinating history of these plants, their active components and therapeutic properties, and learn how to prepare safe herbal remedies including infusions, tinctures, oils and lotions. This journey into plant-based wellbeing is guided by a respected ethnobotanist and doctor of phytotherapy, meaning you can grow your knowledge of this natural science with complete confidence.
Lavender, aloe vera and sage are already known for their helpful qualities, but there is so much more to this world of natural remedies. Discover new and exciting plant-based powers with this easy to follow descriptive book. At the end of the book, you’ll find all the tips for picking and preserving plants while being an environmentally responsible picker, ensuring you always show respect to nature and its ‘magical’ healing powers.
The magnificent 100 plants that heal will satisfy all your curiosities about healing plants and become your essential companion to herbal medicines and natural beauty products.