Synopses & Reviews
A practical reference guide to more than 550 key medicinal plants and their uses. Based on the latest scientific research, The Encyclopedia of Medicinal Plants provides a fascinating insight into the chemistry of herbs and their healing properties, explaining how and why they work as medicines within the body. Comprehensive and Authoritative, this is the first fully illustrated reference guide to more than 550 of the most important medicinal plants from the world's key herbal traditions.
Table of Contents
Development of herbal medicine -- Herbal traditions of the world -- Key medicinal plants -- Other medicinal plants -- Herbal remedies for home use.