The Uses of Wild Plants
Using and growing the wild plants of the United States and Canada
A must-have for foragers, botanists, herbalists, gardeners, permaculturists and anyone who wants to learn more about wild plants, this insightful guide provides interesting and valuable uses for more than 1,200 species in 500 genera of wild plants found throughout North America and beyond. This book provides a survey of how plants have been used for food, drink, medicine, fuel, clothing, intoxicants and more throughout history. Each listing includes a detailed description and drawing to aid in identifying these valuable plants in your garden and in the wild.