Home Herbal: Cook, Brew & Blend Your Own Herbs, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0756689058
  • ISBN-13: 9780756689056
  • DDC: 615.321
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 352 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released November 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011

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Overview

Use this directory of 100 key medicinal herbs to discover what each herb can treat, how to harvest and grow it, how to use it to make a remedy, and how to apply it-- with detailed dosage advice.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Frontispiece.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
The Authors.
Introduction.
1: A–Z of Herbs.
2: Achillea Millefolium Yarrow.
3: Actaea Racemosa Black Cohosh.
4: Agastache Rugosa Purple Giant Hyssop.
5: Agrimonia Eupatoria Agrimony.
6: Alchemilla Xanthochlora Lady’s Mantle.
7: Allium Sativum Garlic.
8: Aloe Vera Aloe Vera.
9: Aloysia Triphylla Lemon Verbena.
10: Althaea Officinalis Marshmallow.
11: Angelica Archangelica Angelica.
12: Apium Graveolens Wild Celery.
13: Aralia Racemosa American Spikenard.
14: Arctium Lappa Burdock.
15: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi Bearberry.
16: Artemisia Absinthium Wormwood.
17: Astragalus Membranaceus Astragalus.
18: Avena Sativa Oats.
19: Borago Officinalis Borage.
20: Calendula Officinalis Calendula or Marigold.
21: Capsicum Annuum Cayenne or Chile Pepper.
22: Carum Carvi Caraway.
23: Centella Asiatica Gotu Kola.
24: Cichorium Intybus Chicory.
25: Crataegus Laevigata Hawthorn.
26: Curcuma Longa Turmeric.
27: Cymbopogon Citratus Lemongrass.
28: Cynara Cardunculus Scolymus Group Globe Artichoke.
29: Dioscorea Villosa Wild Yam.
30: Echinacea Purpurea Echinacea.
31: Equisetum Arvense Horsetail.
32: Eucalyptus Globulus Eucalyptus.
33: Eupatorium Cannabinum Hemp Agrimony.
34: Eupatorium Purpureum Gravel Root.
35: Filipendula Ulmaria Meadowsweet.
36: Foeniculum Vulgare Fennel.
37: Fragaria Vesca Wild Strawberry.
38: Galium Aparine Cleavers.
39: Ginkgo Biloba Ginkgo.
40: Glycyrrhiza Glabra Liquorice.
41: Hamamelis Virginiana Witch Hazel.
42: Houttuynia Cordata Dokudami.
43: Humulus Lupulus Hops.
44: Hydrastis Canadensis Goldenseal.
45: Hypericum Perforatum St. John’s Wort.
46: Hyssopus Officinalis Hyssop.
47: Inula Helenium Elecampane.
48: Jasminum Officinale Jasmine.
49: Juniperus Communis Juniper.
50: Lavandula Angustifolia Lavender.
51: Leonurus Cardiaca Motherwort.
52: Levisticum Officinale Lovage.
53: Linum Perenne Perennial Flax.
54: Lycium Barbarum Goji.
55: Matricaria Recutita German Chamomile.
56: Melilotus Officinalis Melilot.
57: Melissa Officinalis Lemon Balm.
58: Mentha X Piperita Peppermint.
59: Nepeta Cataria Catnip.
60: Oenothera Biennis Evening Primrose.
61: Panax Japonicus Japanese Ginseng.
62: Passiflora Incarnata Passionflower.
63: Plantago Lanceolata Ribwort Plantain.
64: Plantago Psyllium Psyllium.
65: Platycodon Grandiflorus Chinese Balloon Flower.
66: Prunella Vulgaris Self-Heal.
67: Ribes Nigrum Blackcurrant.
68: Rosa Canina Dog Rose.
69: Rosa X Damascena Damask Rose.
70: Rosmarinus Officinalis Rosemary.
71: Rubus Idaeus Raspberry.
72: Rumex Crispus Yellow Dock.
73: Salix Alba White Willow.
74: Salvia Officinalis Sage.
75: Sambucus Nigra Elder.
76: Saussurea Costus Costus.
77: Schisandra Chinensis Schisandra.
78: Scutellaria Lateriflora Virginian Skullcap.
79: Senna Alexandrina Senna.
80: Silybum Marianum Milk Thistle.
81: Stellaria Media Chickweed.
82: Symphytum Officinale Comfrey.
83: Tanacetum Parthenium Feverfew.
84: Taraxacum Officinale Dandelion.
85: Thymus Vulgaris Common Thyme.
86: Tilia Cordata Lime Flowers.
87: Trifolium Pratense Red Clover.
88: Tropaeolum Majus Nasturtium.
89: Tussilago Farfara Coltsfoot.
90: Ulmus Rubra Slippery Elm.
91: Urtica Dioica Nettle.
92: Vaccinium Myrtillus Bilberry.
93: Valeriana Officinalis Valerian.
94: Verbascum Thapsus Mullein.
95: Verbena Officinalis Vervain.
96: Viburnum Opulus Crampbark.
97: Viola Tricolor Heartsease.
98: Viscum Album Mistletoe.
99: Vitex Agnus-Castus Agnus Castus.
100: Withania Somnifera Ashwagandha.
101: Zea Mays Cornsilk.
102: Use Herbs.
103: Recipe Chooser.
104: Heal From The Inside.
105: Juices and Smoothies.
106: TEAS.
107: Cordials and Syrups.
108: Tinctures.
109: Soups.
110: Salads.
111: Bars.
112: Heal from the Outside.
113: Face and Body Creams.
114: Body Scrubs.
115: Body Oils.
116: Body Spritzes.
117: Body Powders.
118: Soaps.
119: Cleansers.
120: Toners.
121: Face Masks.
122: Balms.
123: Bath Bombs.
124: Bath Infusions.
125: Hair and Scalp Treatments.
126: Source Herbs.
127: Planning Your Herb Garden.
128: Wildcrafting.
129: Buying and Storing Herbs.
130: Herb Basics.
Glossary.
Index.
Useful Websites.
Acknowledgments.