Rodale's 21st Century Herbal - Michael Balick

Rodale's 21st Century Herbal serves as a handy encyclopedia with a variety of history, therapeutic and culinary uses, and harvesting guidelines aiming to promote the inner gardener or herbalist. Expanding on the resurgence of herbal interest, Balick addresses the rapidly-growing Western involvement with centuries-old plants and its contemporary uses. Whether a casual enthusiast or an experienced herbalist, this collection can be used as a handy reference on a daily basis in terms of the plants and remedies addressed.