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  • 555 Medicinal Plants: Field Guide and Laboratory Manual - 8170893224 9788170893226: NHBS: S Farooq
    555 Medicinal Plants: Field Guide and Laboratory Manual - 8170893224 9788170893226: NHBS: S Farooq

    Provides a comprehensive profile of medicinal plants detailing the scientific information with advance methods of identification including macroscopic and microscopic detail. It details nomenclature, habitat, besides Pharmacognostic studies data, pharmacology of major chemical constituents and their chemical structures with colour photographs of detailed descriptive plants. Therapeutic profiles are provided along with their recommended dosage. Microbiological studies including determination of surface...

    £101.00
    nhbs.com
  • Foster Steven, Duke James A.: A Field Guide to Medicinal Plants and Herbs: Of Eastern and Central North America
    Foster Steven, Duke James A.: A Field Guide to Medicinal Plants and Herbs: Of Eastern and Central North America

    Dubbed "America's herbal laureate," James A. Duke received a Ph.D. in botany from the University of North Carolina and did postdoctoral work at Washington University and the Missouri Botanical Gardens, both in St. Louis. Following extensive fieldwork in the rainforests of Panama, Dr. Duke joined the USDA, where he played a leading role in the study of medicinal plants. Over the course of his 27-year tenure with the USDA, he interviewed thousands of traditional folk healers and scientists while compiling...

    £7.89
    eruditor.com
  • A Field Guide to Medicinal Wild Plants of Canada - 155017603X 9781550176032: NHBS: Beverley Gray
    A Field Guide to Medicinal Wild Plants of Canada - 155017603X 9781550176032: NHBS: Beverley Gray

    Nature heals! This compact field guide introduces readers to 26 common Canadian wild plants with extraordinary healing properties. Use arnica blossoms to heal muscle inflammation, improve digestion with chickweed and soothe a toothache with yarrow root – learning to identify and use wild medicinal plants is both fascinating and useful. Each plant profile includes a colour photograph, identification and habitat information, as well as medicinal, cosmetic and culinary uses. Skilled herbalist Beverley...

    £8.99
    nhbs.com
  • Subbuteo Natural History Books - Peterson Field Guide EASTERN/CENTRAL MEDICINAL PLANTS AND HERBS
    Subbuteo Natural History Books - Peterson Field Guide EASTERN/CENTRAL MEDICINAL PLANTS AND HERBS

    This guide shows how to identify 500 medicinal plants. It also describes in detail all the known uses. Colour photographs, b/w illustrations, 384pp. 2000

    £11.99
    wildlifebooks.com
  • Field Guide to Medicinal Wild Plants - 0811734935 9780811734936: NHBS: Bradford Angier and DK Foster
    Field Guide to Medicinal Wild Plants - 0811734935 9780811734936: NHBS: Bradford Angier and DK Foster

    This illustrated guide to North American wild medicinals has been a nature classic for over thirty years. In this new edition, David K Foster revises Bradford Angier's invaluable handbook, updating the taxonomy and adding more than a dozen species, including the purple coneflower, popularly known as echinacea, as well as ephedra, jewelweed, goldenseal, and more. Scientific information for a general audience and full-colour illustrations combine with intriguing accounts of the plants' uses, making...

    £22.50
    nhbs.com
  • Principles Crude Herbal Drugs of India An Illustrated Guide to Important, Largely Used and Traded Medicinal Raw Materials of Plant Origin
    Principles Crude Herbal Drugs of India An Illustrated Guide to Important, Largely Used and Traded Medicinal Raw Materials of Plant Origin

    "There is a growing global demand for medicines, pharmaceuticals, tonics, cosmetics and other products based on herbal raw materials. India is a major player in this field, being second only to China in production, consumption and export of herbal products as well as the raw materials known as crude drugs. Current spurt in the commercial activity in this area, has exerted a great pressure on the raw materials, specially those originating from forests and other forms of natural vegetation. The escalating...

  • Seeds of Amazonian Plants (Princeton Field Guides)
    Seeds of Amazonian Plants (Princeton Field Guides)

    Seeds of Amazonian Plants (Princeton Field Guides)

  • Field Guide to Medicinal Wild Plants 2nd Edition
    Field Guide to Medicinal Wild Plants 2nd Edition

    First-ever revision of a classic guidebookInformation on each plant's characteristics, distribution, and medicinal qualities as well as updated taxonomy and 15 new speciesHow to identify and use wild plants for medicinal purposesThis illustrated guide to North American wild medicinals has been a nature classic for over thirty years. In this new edition, David K. Foster revises Bradford Angier's invaluable handbook, updating the taxonomy and adding more than a dozen species, including the purple coneflower...

  • Wetland Plants of Queensland: A Field Guide
    Wetland Plants of Queensland: A Field Guide

    A practical field guide that describes and illustrates in colour 90 common and widespread wetland plants found in Queensland.

  • Forest plants of the Nilgiris, an illustrated field guide
    Forest plants of the Nilgiris, an illustrated field guide

    This beautiful guide is illustrated with both photographs and illustrations by L Balasubramaniam, a local Kurumba person, which together provide an excellent publication enabling identification of plants, and giving their Kurumba, Irula and other Adivasi names, as well as English and Latin. Adivasi people use the vegetative features of a plant, especially the bark and leaves for identification. This book therefore attempts to focus on ‘all-season’ plant features, and builds on crucial linkages between...

    £18.70
    beesfordevelopment.org
  • National Geographic Guide to Medicinal Herbs: The World's Most Effective Healing Plants
    National Geographic Guide to Medicinal Herbs: The World's Most Effective Healing Plants

    Highlights the world's most important healing herbs and how they address ailments in all body systems, from brain to bones, sinus to stomach. This book showcases the...

  • Plant Identification - Creating User-Friendly Field Guides for Biodiversity and Management
    Plant Identification - Creating User-Friendly Field Guides for Biodiversity and Management

    Identifying Biodiversity: Why We Need Field Guides. Producing a Successful Guide: Principles, Purpose, People and Process. Planning and Budgeting. Plant Names and Botanical Publication. Diagnostic Keys and Other Access Methods. Plant Characters Suitable for Field Guides. Information: How to Get It and Present It. Illustration. Testing the Field Guide. Getting Your Guide Published.

    £48.00
    cplbookshop.com
  • North American Wildland Plants: A Field Guide
    North American Wildland Plants: A Field Guide

    North American Wildland Plants: A Field Guide

  • Black's Nature Guides Medicinal Plants of Britain and Europe
    Black's Nature Guides Medicinal Plants of Britain and Europe

    Find out about the importance of Stinging Nettles in herbal medicine and discover why a strawberry's fruit was not the only part of the plant that was eaten. Highlights features such as habitat and medicinal qualities along with details on safe usage and identification tips from experts.

    £9.99
    wildlifebooks.com
  • A Field Guide to Bangladeshi Flowers
    A Field Guide to Bangladeshi Flowers

    The main purpose of this Book is to introduce flowering plants and flowers of Bangladesh to the readers. The book will be useful for the students of schools and colleges, as well as for researchers engaged in the study of herbal medicine and the people involved in Commerce and industry of medicinal plants. About 600 species of flowering plants under 118 families have been described in the book. Description includes habit and habitats of plants, leaves, flowers, inflorescence, fruits and roots. Information...

  • Lawrence Anna, Hawthorne William Plant Identification: Creating User-Friendly Field Guides for Biodiversity Management
    Lawrence Anna, Hawthorne William Plant Identification: Creating User-Friendly Field Guides for Biodiversity Management

    An important prerequisite for successful conservation is a good understanding of what we seek to conserve. This book provides potential authors of field guides with practical advice about the aspects of producing user-friendly guides which help to identify plants for the purposes of conservation, or sustainable use of biodiversity.

    £40.49
    eruditor.com
  • Plants of the Victorian High Country: A Field Guide for Walkers
    Plants of the Victorian High Country: A Field Guide for Walkers

    Will allow walkers in Victoria's High Country with little botanical knowledge to identify plants that they are most likely to encounter.

  • Woody Plants of Utah: A Field Guide with Identification Keys to Native and Naturalized Trees, Shrubs, Cacti, and Vines
    Woody Plants of Utah: A Field Guide with Identification Keys to Native and Naturalized Trees, Shrubs, Cacti, and Vines

    A comprehensive guide that includes a vast range of species and plant communities and employs thorough, original keys. Based primarily on vegetative characteristics, the keys don't require that flowers or other reproductive features be present, like many plant guides. And this guide's attention to woody plants as a whole allows one to identify a much greater variety of plants. That especially suits an arid region such as Utah with less diverse native trees. Woody plants are those that have stems...

  • Medicinal Wild Plants of the Prairie: An Ethnobotanical Guide
    Medicinal Wild Plants of the Prairie: An Ethnobotanical Guide

    Medicinal Wild Plants of the Prairie: An Ethnobotanical Guide

  • Arable Plants: A Field Guide (Wildguides)
    Arable Plants: A Field Guide (Wildguides)

    Arable Plants: A Field Guide (Wildguides)

  • Plant Identification: Creating User-Friendly Field Guides for Biodiversity Management
    Plant Identification: Creating User-Friendly Field Guides for Biodiversity Management

    An important prerequisite for successful conservation is a good understanding of what we seek to conserve. Nowhere is this more the case than in the fight to protect plant biodiversity, which is threatened by human activity in many regions worldwide. This book is written in the belief that tools that enable more people to understand biodiversity can not only aid protection efforts but also contribute to rural livelihoods. Among the most important of those tools is the field guide. Plant Identification...

  • Plant Identification: Creating User-friendly Field Guides for Biod
    Plant Identification: Creating User-friendly Field Guides for Biod

    Plant Identification: Creating User-friendly Field Guides for Biod

  • FLOWERING PLANTS OF THAILAND: A FIELD GUIDE
    FLOWERING PLANTS OF THAILAND: A FIELD GUIDE

    The most definitive guide available covering over 500spp all of which are described & illustrated with full-colour photos map 1993 2nd edtn

    £40.00
    wildlifebooks.com
  • TROPICAL PLANTS OF COSTA RICA A Guide to Native and Exotic Flora
    TROPICAL PLANTS OF COSTA RICA A Guide to Native and Exotic Flora

    Photographs taken in the field depict an entire plant or a closer view of flowers, fruits or seeds. Instructive pen and ink drawings of botanical details also accompany many of the accounts. The text clearly explains each plant's identifying characteristics and reveals fascinating facts about its natural history, chemical properties, economic importance and medicinal and other uses. Colour photographs, line drawings, halftones, 2 maps, 530pp. 2007

    £28.50
    wildlifebooks.com