A Field Guide to Medicinal Plants and Herbs of Eastern and Central North America

A Field Guide to Medicinal Plants and Herbs of Eastern and Central North America
Author: Steven Foster,James A. Duke
Publsiher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Total Pages: 411
Release: 2000
ISBN 10: 9780395988145
ISBN 13: 0395988144
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Field Guide to Medicinal Plants and Herbs of Eastern and Central North America Book Review:

A reference to the medicinal plants and herbs of Eastern and Central North American includes specific remedies for asthma, headaches, colds, stomachaches, depression, and many other common ailments.

A Field Guide to Medicinal Plants

A Field Guide to Medicinal Plants
Author: James A. Duke,National Audubon Society,National Wildlife Federation,Roger Tory Peterson Institute
Publsiher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin
Total Pages: 366
Release: 1990
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UOM:39015020795467
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Field Guide to Medicinal Plants Book Review:

A guide to medicinal plants showing how to identifying 500 plants. Information on where the plants are found and detailed descriptions of all their known uses.

Medicinal Plants and Herbs of Eastern and Central North America

Medicinal Plants and Herbs of Eastern and Central North America
Author: Steven Foster,James A. Duke
Publsiher: Houghton Mifflin
Total Pages: 456
Release: 2014
ISBN 10: 9780547943985
ISBN 13: 0547943989
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Medicinal Plants and Herbs of Eastern and Central North America Book Review:

A reference to the medicinal plants and herbs of eastern and central North America includes specific remedies for asthma, headaches, colds, stomachaches, depression, and many other common ailments.

A Field Guide to Edible Wild Plants of Eastern and Central North America

A Field Guide to Edible Wild Plants of Eastern and Central North America
Author: Lee Peterson
Publsiher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Total Pages: 330
Release: 1999-09
ISBN 10: 9780395926222
ISBN 13: 039592622X
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Field Guide to Edible Wild Plants of Eastern and Central North America Book Review:

An illustrated handbook describes the most common edible plants, their range, uses as food, and suggested methods of cooking.

A Field Guide to Western Medicinal Plants and Herbs

A Field Guide to Western Medicinal Plants and Herbs
Author: Steven Foster,Christopher Hobbs
Publsiher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Total Pages: 442
Release: 2002
ISBN 10: 9780395838068
ISBN 13: 0395838061
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Field Guide to Western Medicinal Plants and Herbs Book Review:

Features more than five hundred plants and herbs of North America providing information on their location and medicinal uses.

Medicinal Plants of North America

Medicinal Plants of North America
Author: Jim Meuninck
Publsiher: Rowman & Littlefield
Total Pages: 224
Release: 2016-06-01
ISBN 10: 1493019627
ISBN 13: 9781493019625
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Medicinal Plants of North America Book Review:

This exquisitely detailed full-color field guide, by biologist and herbal and medical plant expert Jim Meuninck, provides identification, practical information, and skills for the location of and use of medicinal plants. The pages of this book re-connect us to our roots and the knowledge that medicinal plants and wild plant foods provide the chemicals every body needs to obtain optimum health and prevent disease. Meuninck moves the user from simple and familiar plants toward less common plants more difficult to identify. Each of the 122 plants has a color photograph, plant description, and location. Identification of plants are grouped from common to rare in the environment and where they are found: prairies, woodlands, mountains, deserts, and wetlands. Relevant facts about each plant such as toxicity, historical uses, modern uses, as well as wildlife/veterinary uses are also listed. Additional information included in this extraordinary field guide: explanations of how each plant affects the human body; cultural and ethnic uses of medicinal herbs and cooking spices; others creatures who consume the plants; a list of most recommended garden herbs; web site resources, and much more. The Author's Notes provide personal experiences and novel skills honed from over forty years of experience. They include: gardening tips, recipes, formulations, humor, successful experiences, and more. There is no field guide as all-encompassing and detailed as this one, yet it's portable and easy to understand.

A Field Guide to Venomous Animals and Poisonous Plants, North America, North of Mexico

A Field Guide to Venomous Animals and Poisonous Plants, North America, North of Mexico
Author: Steven Foster,Roger A. Caras
Publsiher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Total Pages: 244
Release: 1994
ISBN 10: 9780395936085
ISBN 13: 039593608X
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Field Guide to Venomous Animals and Poisonous Plants, North America, North of Mexico Book Review:

Describes dangerous mammals, reptiles, spiders, insects, flowers, shrubs, trees, and mushrooms

Edible Wild Plants

Edible Wild Plants
Author: Thomas S. Elias,Peter A. Dykeman
Publsiher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
Total Pages: 286
Release: 2009
ISBN 10: 9781402767159
ISBN 13: 1402767153
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Edible Wild Plants Book Review:

Presents a season-by-season guide to the identification, harvest, and preparation of more than two hundred common edible plants to be found in the wild.

Medicinal and Other Uses of North American Plants

Medicinal and Other Uses of North American Plants
Author: Charlotte Erichsen-Brown
Publsiher: Courier Corporation
Total Pages: 544
Release: 2013-01-09
ISBN 10: 0486139328
ISBN 13: 9780486139326
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Medicinal and Other Uses of North American Plants Book Review:

Chronological historical citations document 500 years of usage of plants, trees, and shrubs native to eastern Canada and northeastern United States. Also complete identifying information, 343 illustrations. "You can't go wrong." — Botanic & Herb Reviews.

Peterson Field Guide to Medicinal Plants and Herbs of Eastern and Central North America, Third Edition

Peterson Field Guide to Medicinal Plants and Herbs of Eastern and Central North America, Third Edition
Author: Steven Foster,James A. Duke
Publsiher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Total Pages: 480
Release: 2015-09-03
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13:
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Peterson Field Guide to Medicinal Plants and Herbs of Eastern and Central North America, Third Edition Book Review:

A Field Guide to Wildflowers of Northeastern and North-Central North America

A Field Guide to Wildflowers of Northeastern and North-Central North America
Author: Roger Tory Peterson,Margaret McKenny,Roger Tory Peterson Institute
Publsiher: Boston, Houghton
Total Pages: 420
Release: 1968
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: MINN:319510000116030
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Field Guide to Wildflowers of Northeastern and North-Central North America Book Review:

A guide to wild flowers arranged for simple identification in 6 color sections

A Field Guide to Mushrooms

A Field Guide to Mushrooms
Author: Kent H. McKnight,Vera B. McKnight
Publsiher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Total Pages: 429
Release: 1998-02-15
ISBN 10: 9780395910900
ISBN 13: 0395910900
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Field Guide to Mushrooms Book Review:

More than 1,000 species of mushrooms described in detail. Over 700 paintings and drawings reveal subtle field marks that cannot be captured into photographs.

Handbook of Phytochemical Constituent Grass, Herbs and Other Economic Plants

Handbook of Phytochemical Constituent Grass, Herbs and Other Economic Plants
Author: James A. Duke
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 676
Release: 2017-12-06
ISBN 10: 1351442120
ISBN 13: 9781351442121
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Handbook of Phytochemical Constituent Grass, Herbs and Other Economic Plants Book Review:

CRC Handbook of Phytochemical Constituents of GRAS Herbs and Other Economic Plants is a unique catalog that includes more than 15,000 phytochemical constituents from over 1,000 higher plant species. This volume covers all of the generally-recognized-as-safe (GRAS) herbs and at least 250 important food and medicinal plants. Each entry features the scientific name, one or more common names, a listing of phytochemical constituents, a single datum or range of quantitative data (wet-weight to dry-weight in parts per million), two-letter abbreviation identifying the plant part, and three-letter abbreviation(s) indicating the source(s) of the data. The extraordinary amount of data compiled into an easy-to-use tabular format makes the CRC Handbook of Phytochemical Constituents of GRAS Herbs and Other Economic Plants a volume useful to all pharmacologists, toxicologists, nutritionists, pharmacognicists, and food scientists.

CRC Handbook of Medicinal Spices

CRC Handbook of Medicinal Spices
Author: James A. Duke
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 360
Release: 2002-09-27
ISBN 10: 1420040480
ISBN 13: 9781420040487
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

CRC Handbook of Medicinal Spices Book Review:

"Let food be your medicine, medicine your food."-Hippocrates, 2400 B.C.When the "Father of Medicine" uttered those famous words, spices were as important for medicine, embalming, preserving food, and masking bad odors as they were for more mundane culinary matters. Author James A. Duke predicts that spices such as capsicum, cinnamon, garlic, ginger

A Field Guide to Rocks and Minerals

A Field Guide to Rocks and Minerals
Author: Frederick H. Pough
Publsiher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Total Pages: 396
Release: 1996
ISBN 10: 9780395910962
ISBN 13: 039591096X
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Field Guide to Rocks and Minerals Book Review:

Describes hundreds of minerals and lists their geographic distribution, physical properties, chemical composition, and crystalline structure

A Field Guide to Eastern Forests, North America

A Field Guide to Eastern Forests, North America
Author: John C. Kricher,National Audubon Society,National Wildlife Federation
Publsiher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Total Pages: 488
Release: 1998
ISBN 10: 9780395928950
ISBN 13: 0395928958
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Field Guide to Eastern Forests, North America Book Review:

Identifies birds, mammals, reptiles, insects, trees, and flowers

Peterson Field Guide to Mammals of North America

Peterson Field Guide to Mammals of North America
Author: Fiona Reid
Publsiher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Total Pages: 608
Release: 2006-11-15
ISBN 10: 0547345534
ISBN 13: 9780547345536
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Peterson Field Guide to Mammals of North America Book Review:

Roger Tory Peterson's unique system shows exactly what features to look for to tell one species from another. Peterson Field Guides are designed to work in the field, and every illustration, every word, is directed to that end. For each Field Guide, an author with expertise in the subject and an experienced artist work closely with the editors to ensure that both text and illustrations are accurate. As the most comprehensive and in-depth guide to North American mammals, this book covers all the mammals found in North America north of Mexico, including those that live in near-shore waters. The only guide to include paintings and photographs of the animals as well as photographs of mammal skulls, it has 80 color plates, plus 46 additional color illustrations and black-and-white drawings, nearly 400 range maps, and more than 100 color photographs.

Peterson First Guide to Wildflowers of Northeastern and North-central North America

Peterson First Guide to Wildflowers of Northeastern and North-central North America
Author: Roger Tory Peterson
Publsiher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Total Pages: 128
Release: 1998-02
ISBN 10: 9780395906675
ISBN 13: 0395906679
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Peterson First Guide to Wildflowers of Northeastern and North-central North America Book Review:

Presents a basic guide to identifying 188 common wildflowers of northeastern and north-central North America, with color illustrations and descriptions for each type of flower, organized by flower color for quick reference.

A Field Guide to Medicinal Wild Plants of Canada

A Field Guide to Medicinal Wild Plants of Canada
Author: Beverley Gray
Publsiher: Harbour Publishing
Total Pages: 16
Release: 2015-06-15
ISBN 10: 1550176595
ISBN 13: 9781550176599
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Field Guide to Medicinal Wild Plants of Canada Book Review:

Nature heals! This compact field guide introduces readers to 26 common Canadian wild plants with extraordinary healing properties. Use arnica blossoms to heal muscle inflammation, improve digestion with chickweed and soothe a toothache with yarrow root—learning to identify and use wild medicinal plants is both fascinating and useful. Each plant profile includes a color photograph, identification and habitat information, as well as medicinal, cosmetic and culinary uses. Skilled herbalist Beverley Gray also includes tips on how to sustainably gather and safely use beneficial wild plants.

Peterson Field Guide to Moths of Southeastern North America

Peterson Field Guide to Moths of Southeastern North America
Author: Seabrooke Leckie,David Beadle
Publsiher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Total Pages: 640
Release: 2018-03-13
ISBN 10: 0544252063
ISBN 13: 9780544252066
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Peterson Field Guide to Moths of Southeastern North America Book Review:

Southeastern North America is home to an incredible variety of moths, from drab browns to bright yellows and pinks, the small and simple to the flashy or bizarrely shaped. Just a few are common house and garden pests; thousands more harmless species live hidden in woods and meadows. This comprehensive guide of more than 1,800 common species is the best tool for identifying and appreciating these ubiquitous insects. With helpful tips and techniques for observing moths, range maps and graphs showing when and where to see them, and keys to identifying even the tough species, the Peterson Field Guide to Moths of Southeastern North America provides everything an amateur or experienced moth-watcher needs.