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.It is vital that you consult your health care provider before considering any selfdirected treatment of a medical condition, including the use of wild food and medicine plants. Be vigilant when consuming wild plants: if you notice any negativeanbsp;...
|Title||:||A Field Guide to Medicinal Wild Plants of Canada|
|Publisher||:||Harbour Publishing - 2015-06-15|