The Random House Book of Herbs pdf epub fb2

The Random House Book of Herbs by Roger Phillips pdf epub fb2

The Random House Book of Herbs Author: Roger Phillips
Title: The Random House Book of Herbs
ISBN: 0679732136
ISBN13: 978-0679732136
Other Formats: rtf mobi txt lrf
Pages: 192 pages
Publisher: Random House (September 26, 1990)
Language: English
Category: Crafts, Hobbies & Home
Size PDF version: 1529 kb
Size EPUB version: 1725 kb
Subcategory: Gardening & Landscape Design




The indispensable new reference book for every herb enthusiastWith over 400 plants illustrated in full color, this is the most comprehensive photographic guide to herbs and plants grown all over the world for their culinary and medicinal properties.Included are descriptions of the plants' distinctive features for identification, botanical information showing where each is found, and how to grow it or gather it from the wild. The text relates the history of the plant, describes its traditional uses in cooking, medicine, or cosmetics, and where appropriate details modem research supporting long-held beliefs about the effectiveness of the plant.