Medicinal Plants of the Desert and Canyon West A Guide to Identifying, Preparing, and Using Traditional Medicinal Plants Found in the Deserts and C (Paperback)
|Author: Michael Moore|
Publisher: Univ of New Mexico Pr
Publish Date: 4/1/1990
Dimensions: (in Inches) 8.75H x 5.5L x 0.75T
|Two bestselling handbooks and field guides for identifying, collecting, and preparing wild plants for health and healing. Michael Moore draws on his extensive background in botanical medicines and pharmacological sources, as well as Indian and Spanish herbal traditions, to present a highly readable and fascinating tour of the mountain west and the desert and canyon west.|
From the Publisher:
Michael Moore's celebrated companion guides comprehensively cover the entire range of medicinal herbs found in New Mexico, Arizona, West Texas, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, and the California desert. Medicinal Plants of the Mountain West is the long-established classic work on medicinal herbs of the Western uplands. An authoritative presentation of more than 100 species, it is unsurpassed as a field guide and for its authoritative information on collection and medicinal preparation. Medicinal Plants of the Desert and Canyon West focuses on the plant life of rocky and arid lands of the West, and includes even more detailed information on the preparation and use of these vital herbs.