Volume 2 of the fullest, most exact, most useful compilation of herbal material. Gigantic alphabetical encyclopedia, from aconite to zedoary, gives botanical information, medical properties, folklore, economic uses, much else. Indispensable to serious reader. Total in set: 161 illustrations.Shalder Part Used, Root Of all British wild plants, none can rival in the marginal vegetation of watery places, not ... Powdered Orris root is sometimes put into rinsing water in laundries and imparts a refreshing and fragrant scent to the linen.
|Title||:||A Modern Herbal|
|Publisher||:||Courier Corporation - 1971-06-01|