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Herbs and their ornamental uses.

Herbs and their ornamental uses.

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Published in Brooklyn, N.Y. : Brooklyn Botanic Garden .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Herb gardens.,
  • Herb gardening.,
  • Herbs.,
  • Plants, Ornamental.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBrooklyn Botanic Garden record.
    SeriesPlants & gardens -- new ser., vol. 28, no. 1 (spring (May) 1972), [Handbook] -- 68., Plants & gardens -- new ser., v. 28, no. 1.
    ContributionsBrooklyn Botanic Garden.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination84 p. :
    Number of Pages84
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16006564M

    This most authoritative work on the subject of herbs contains more than 1, color photos of herbs found both in the wild and in cultivation, accompanied by a description of each herb and tips on growing and harvesting. Bown also includes practical advice on planning and cultivating an herb garden and the various uses of herbs in cooking and medicine/5(2). Theme: Utilization of available local herbal plants for the treatment of common ailments Type: Instructional Objectives: 1. To make learners aware of availability of useful herbs around them. 2. To familiarize learners with some common herbal plants and their uses. Size: 1MB.

    The greater part of the book is devoted to the cyclopaedic dictionary of medicinal and other herbs, with their natural order, botanical and common names and synonyms, their habitats, distinctive features, the parts employed and the therapeutic properties, with uses and dosage. The better-known herbs, and those which are more commonly seen inFile Size: KB. This is an alphabetical list of plants used in herbalism.. The ability to synthesize a wide variety of chemical compounds that are possibly used to perform important biological functions, and to defend against attack from predators such as insects, fungi and herbivorous mammals is called herbal medicine.

      List of Top Most Powerful Medicinal Herbs, Spices & Plants Names,Their Health Benefits and Medicinal Uses. Blog: Subscribe To Channel: Basil is one of the most important culinary herbs. Sweet basil, the most common type, is redolent of licorice and cloves. Basil is used in the south of France to make pistou; its Italian cousin, pesto, is made just over the in sauces, sandwiches, soups, and salads, basil is in top form when married to tomatoes, as in the famous salad from the island of Capri—Insalata Caprese.


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This book is like having my wise holistic minded grandparents right book shows the reader what the plant looks like, how to identify them and shares the wisdom of how to use them safely to serve their by: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Brooklyn Botanic Garden.

Herbs and their ornamental uses. Brooklyn, N.Y.: Brooklyn Botanic Garden,© The most common uses for Aloe would have to be for treating burns, wounds and skin conditions. This along with the ease of growing an Aloe plant make it an excellent choice to have in your herbal first aid real magic of the Aloe Vera plant comes from the gel inside the leaves, to extract this all you need to do is take a knife and take off the thick skin on the outside of the leaf.

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What makes an herb an herb. The term usually brings to mind plants used in cooking—like the parsley, sage, rosemary, and thyme of the popular Simon and Garfunkel song. Botanically, herb is short for herbaceous, meaning a plant that grows from a soft—not woody—stem.

Greater understanding of such plants will enhance their appreciation of nature and their various fields of study. The authors hope that this book will inspire and stimulate further research and greater interest in nature, biodiversity, bioconservation, drug discovery and our natural resources, the medicinal plants.

Properties and Uses of over common herbs and medicinal plants listed by botanical or common names. You can browse alphabetically by common names, to find information on a popular herb like ginger, or find it listed by its botanical name, Zingiber officinale. Herbs are also grouped by their properties and actions.

Encyclopedia of Herbs & Their Uses. Here is the most comprehensive and wide-ranging book devoted entirely to herbs.

More than herb photographs, taken in herb collections all over the world, are combined with descriptions of well over species, varieties, hybrids, and cultivars/5.

Herbs & Spices is an indispensable reference that shows how to prepare fresh and dried herbs, how to use herbs and spices in cooking, and details everything that other books on the subject leave out. Containing a unique collection of recipes, from herb and spice mixes to rubs, The first illustrated guide to cover the whole spectrum of herbs and /5.

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9 Handbooks for Gardening: Vines, Flowering Trees, Garden Structures, Roses, Creative. Handbook on herbs and their ornamental uses. [Brooklyn Botanic Garden.] Herbs. Plants, Ornamental. More like this: Similar Items Book: All Authors / Contributors: Brooklyn Botanic Garden. OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title.

Mints: A Family of Herbs and Ornamentals is the first book to survey the entire mint family (Lamiaceae or Labiatae), which includes a surprising variety of plants long valued for their herbal and ornamental uses, from rosemary, sage, and thyme to lavender and peppermint/5(6).

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A highly useful book for gardeners and herb lovers. Nice book with great pictures and wonderful ideas to utilize your herbs/5. A-Z List of Herbs and Spices and Culinary Uses ️.

Herbs and spices have been traded for thousands of years, beginning with the Arabs in BC, the Romans who dominated trade from BC to AD, and later, the Europeans who fought wars for control of the trade in herbs and spices.

SAGE – Salvia officinalis. The intense flavour of sage, with its savoury and slightly peppery taste, makes it one of the most widely used and grown herbs in Britain. Its variegated (green and white) and purple forms, make excellent sources of colour for a herb garden, and can double as an ornamental boarder.

Essential to British cooking. There are many uses for herbs in a garden setting. Herbs can be used in a variety of garden settings including perennial borders, vegetable gardens, rock gardens, or as pot plants in an urban landscape.

They are suitable plants to be used in knot gardens when plants are carefully selected to insure the appropriate materials. Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Brooklyn Botanic Garden Record. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Revised edition of. Document Type: Book: OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title.

"This handbook is a special printing of plants and gardens, vol. 28, no. 1." Description. A-Z of Medicinal Herbs and How to Use Them Medicinal Herbs have healing properties that can be just as effective as over-the-counter pills and potions, and costs you a fraction of the price. The best thing about using herbs as part of your healing process is that you don't get the side-effects that you get with modern medicine.Excellent herbal.

Has introductory sections on history of herbalism, ways of obtaining medicinal herbs, cultivation of medicinal/culinary herbs, collection/drying/storage of hers, active constituents of medicinal herbs, theraputic effects of medicinal herbs, preparation of herbs for use, treatments with medicinal herbs.4/5.A List of Medicinal Herbs and Their Uses.

There are medicinal herbs in the National Library of Medicine Herb Garden. Some are more commonly known herbs and they can be used to improve many aspects of your life. As always, do not begin any course of treatment, herbal or otherwise, without first consulting your doctor or other healthcare.