Terry Willard, Ph.D.
assisted by James McCormick, M.Sc.
photography by Blaine Andrusek
Edible and Medicinal Plants of the Rocky Mountains and Neighbouring Territories is meant for anyone interested in the useful and beautiful plants of the western United States and Canada. The reader is introduced to over 150 major species and a wealth of folk information.
Designed as a practical field guide, Edible and Medicinal Plants contains over two hundred colour photographs and line drawings to make plant identification easier. Each plant section typically covers common and Latin names, pronunciation and origin of Latin name, synonyms, identification, distribution and habitat, preparation and uses.
Edible and Medicinal Plants includes collecting techniques, appendices of terms and definitions, an introduction to healing philosophies, a list of recommended readings and a thorough index.
Waterproof soft cover with rounded corners, 278 pages. Printed in Canada. 7th printing Jun ’03.
22 x 14 x 2 cm
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