This mini field guide contains information on the world’s most common herbs, whether wild or cultivated. More than 180 are included in the book along with full colour artwork detailing their flowers, roots, leaves, and bark. Their size, description, habitat and distribution are part of the guide. Also included are the medicinal, culinary and other uses for each herb.
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The book’s concise size makes it handy for the pocket. A plastic protector is a big help in inclement weather. Particularly handy is a fold-out insert with at-a-glance illustrations comparing herb species.
Concise Herb Guide
Published 2012 by New Holland
180+ full colour artworks
The Wildlife Trusts
Waterside, Mather Rd
Newark, Nottinghamshire NG24 1WT
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