Ginseng and Other Medicinal Plants

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Health Research Books, Aug 1, 1996 - Gardening - 367 pages
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1908 a book of valuable information for growers as well as collectors of medicinal roots, barks, leaves, etc. Many photographs. Ginseng commands a high price and many grow this as either a hobby or as a spare tome business venture. Sample of contents:.
 

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Contents

Chapter Page I Plants as a Source of Revenue
17
List of Plants Having Medicinal Value
22
Cultivation of Wild Plants
33
The Story of Ginseng
39
Ginseng Habits
51
Cultivation
61
Shading and Blight
84
Diseases of Ginseng
103
Golden Seal Government Description Etc
250
Cohosh Black and Blue
255
Snakeroot Canada and Virginia
260
Pokeweed
265
Seneca Snakeroot
271
Ladys Slipper
274
Forest Roots
277
Forest Plants
285

Marketing and Prices
121
Letters from Growers
133
General Information
151
Medicinal Qualities
163
Ginseng in China
171
Ginseng Government Description Etc
187
Michigan Mint Farm
191
Miscellaneous Information
195
Golden Seal Cultivation
199
Golden Seal History Etc
226
Growers Letters
239
Thicket Plants
295
Swamp Plants
303
Field Plants
319
Dry Soil Plants
329
Pleurisy Root Asclepias Tuberosa
343
Rich Soil Plants
346
Indian Physic Porteranthus Trifoliatus
351
Medicinal Herbs 855
355
Comfrey Symphytum Officinale
357
Medicinal Shrubs
363
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