Guide to Wild Edible and Medicinal Plants
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BACK COVER #For untold thousands of years, human beings have thrived on the nutritional and medicinal wealth of the plant life in the natural world. In these fascinating, wide-ranging, wonderfully informative stories, tom Brown -- director of the world-famous Tracking, Nature and Wilderness Survival School -- tells all about the uncommon benefits of the common trees, shrubs, flowers, and other plants we find around us.
- How to use every part of the plant -- leaves, flowers, bark, bulbs, and roots
- Where to find useful plants, and the best times of year and stages of growth to harvest them
- How to prepare delicious food dishes, soups, breads, and teas from riches of the great outdoors
- An incredible range of experience-proven medicinal uses to treat headaches, burns, digestive disorders, skin problems, and a host of other maladies