Medicinal Plants of the Pacific West

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Museum of New Mexico Press, Aug 16, 2011 - Health & Fitness - 359 pages
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Michael Moore, renowned herbalist, teacher, and author of several medicinal plant books, presents a one-of-a-kind guide to over three hundred species of plants geographically ranging from Baja California to Alaska. This uniquely attractive book educates the reader to both native and introduced species within this region. With over eighty line drawings, forty-four color photographs, maps, and a glossary, this book contains clear and reliable information on identification and safe use of the plants; appearance, habitats, collecting methods, and storage; therapeutic uses, constituents, and preparations; potential toxicities and medical contraindications; and tea-making, tincturing, and salve making.

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I like the book, though I am slightly disappointed that there are errors. On the colored photo section, right before page 25, they mixed up the labels of Yerba Del Lobo and Yerba Santa. Read full review

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Michael Moore is the author of several best-selling Medicinal Plants titles.

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