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Medicinal plants of the Pacific Northwest : a visual guide to harvesting and healing with 35 common species  Cover Image Book Book

Medicinal plants of the Pacific Northwest : a visual guide to harvesting and healing with 35 common species / Natalie Hammerquist.

Summary:

"Medicinal Plants of the Pacific Northwest is ideal for both beginner and more experienced foragers who are looking to identify, harvest, and prepare natural medicines with wild plants. Expert forager and herbalist Natalie Hammerquist developed this guide based on her many years of teaching classes and workshops, incorporating detailed visuals to assist in plant identification and the preparation of herbal remedies. The guide offers detailed identification for 35 of the most common medicinal plants, explains how and when to harvest, how to process and preserve plant material, and which toxic and poisonous plants to watch out for. Step-by-step recipes guide readers in making such remedies as Cottonwood Bud Throat Spray, Nettle Seed Salt, and Spruce Tip Oxymel while also offering insights on effective dosing and how to select the right herbal remedy. Materials lists and a comprehensive seasonal harvest chart round out this essential guide"-- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781680516975
  • ISBN: 1680516973
  • Physical Description: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Seattle, Washington : Skipstone, [2024]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Part One: Learn to Forage for Herbs and Make Medicine -- Part Two: The Plants and Recipes -- Part Three: Poisonous and Toxic Plants.
Subject: Medicinal plants > Northwest, Pacific > Identification.
Herbs > Therapeutic use > Northwest, Pacific.
Herbs > Therapeutic use
Medicinal plants
Pacific Northwest
Genre: Field guides

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Upper Skagit Library 581.634 HAM 1018060 New Nonfiction Checked out 07/24/2024


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