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Icelandic Herbs and Their Medicinal Uses (Paperback) (Anna Rosa Robertsdottir)

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This beautifully illustrated, full-color guide provides everything readers need to know about the medicinal powers of 90 native herbs of Iceland--85 of which also grow in North America. Anna Rosa Robertsdottir describes the history, uses, harvesting, drying, and storage of the plants, and includes a wealth of detailed instructions for their preparation--including infusions, decoctions, tinctures, and syrups. Generous color photographs of both the leaves and flowers facilitate plant identification, allowing both amateur and professional herbalists to use the guide to full advantage. User-friendly layout, meticulous research, a wealth of detailed information, and an extensive bibliography make this an essential, one-of-a-kind reference for anyone interested in the subject. For each herb, sidebars describe:HabitatParts usedHarvestingConstituentsHistoryActionUsesResearchDosage
Number of Pages: 290
Genre: Health + Wellness, Gardening
Sub-Genre: Herbal Medications, Herbs
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Random House Inc
Author: Anna Rosa Robertsdottir
Language: English
Street Date: March 1, 2016
TCIN: 50926027
UPC: 9781623170226
Item Number (DPCI): 248-12-8097
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