Rosemary Gladstar’s Medicinal Herbs: A Beginner’s Guide: 33 Healing Herbs to Know, Grow, and Use
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Learn How to Make Your Own Herbal Remedies
Recognized as the oldest system of healing on the planet, herbal medicine traces its roots back to the earliest civilizations. Effective, safe, and inexpensive, medicinal herbs are simple to grow, and they can be used to naturally fortify your body against common upsets and ailments.
Godmother of Modern Herbalism
Rosemary Gladstar is a world-renowned educator and activist. She is the founder of Sage Mountain Herbal Retreat Center and Botanical Sanctuary, founding president of United Plant Savers, director of the New England Women’s Herbal Conference, and founder and past director of the International Herb Symposium. She has mentored thousands of students over the past 30 years through her in-depth home study course, The Science and Art of Herbalism.
Highlights 24 Herbs to Know, Grow, and Use
Common, non-toxic medicinal plants that grow well in any climate are the perfect place to begin practicing family herbalism. Create a small home apothecary and fill it with homemade herbal remedies made from herbs you’ve grown yourself.
Also Available from Rosemary Gladstar – The 2020 Wall Calendar
A year of wellness and beauty.
Harness the power of nature with renowned herbalist Rosemary Gladstar as your guide. Introducing a different herb each month, illustrated by gorgeous full-color photographs, Gladstar demonstrates how to create twelve teas, tinctures, or recipes to promote health and lasting calm: Freshly picked bouquets of lavender are paired with a recipe for bath salts. Bundles of ripe elderberries make a tart, flu-fighting syrup. There are even creative preparations for garden weeds, like sautéing vitamin-packed dandelion greens. Packed with expertise and pleasure for gardeners and anyone passionate about wellness.
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