Read or Download Herbal Manual PDF
Similar gardening & landscape design books
Книга на английском языке!
Содержит более a hundred иллюстрированных решений освещения сада (деревьев, дорожек, беседок, водоемов и т. д. ) , а также практические советы по планированию, использованию оборудования и материалов, и безопасности при проведении работ.
Lately there was a striking revival of curiosity within the doctrine of analogy, and plenty of very important reviews in this doctrine have seemed within the type of articles and books. this present day some of the maximum residing philosophers and theologians ponder a few type of analogy to be an integral instrument for any fruitful study in metaphysics and theology.
A growing number of owners are including easy-care roses to their gardens after studying their versatility, variety of colour, and season-long foliage and bloom cycle. during this publication, rose professional Paul Zimmerman debunks universal rose myths and superseded care directions, and as a substitute imparts useful rose care suggestion in a enjoyable and available voice.
Shameless shortcuts for an excellent backyard super-fast Love being within the backyard yet now not partial to spending the full weekend making it glance excellent? if this is the case, then 30 Minute Gardening is simply the booklet you have been trying to find. this may have you ever sitting down having fun with a drink at the patio after simply half-hour of enjoyable, guilt-free gardening.
- The Art and Meaning of Magic
- Permanent Education: Project 1 Educating Man for the 21st Century
- Herbs in Magic and Alchemy: Techniques from Ancient Herbal Lore
- Flowers for Northern Gardens
- Designer Plant Combinations: 105 Stunning Gardens Using Six Plants or Fewer
Additional info for Herbal Manual
Action: Anti-asthmatic, tonic, diuretic. Widely prescribed for asthma and bronchitis, and often combined with Euphorbia and Yerba Santa for the former complaint. The paroxysms are quickly reduced both in sharpness and frequency. Figures prominently in the American herbal materia medica. GROUND IVY. Glechoma hederacea. O. Labiateae. Synonym: Alehoof, Gill-go-over-the-Ground, Haymaids, Runaway Jack. Habitat: Woods and shady places, near old walls and under hedges. Features: This ivy, as its common name and second synonym convey, creeps along the ground.
An infusion of 1 ounce Cranesbill herb to 1 pint of water may be given frequently in wineglass doses. Proportionate doses give good results in infantile diarrhoea. Geranium maculatum, or American Cranesbill, possesses similar properties to the above. The root of the former is used to some extent medicinally. CUDWEED. Gnaphalium uliginosum. O. Compositae. Synonym: Cotton Weed, Marsh Cudweed. Habitat: Wet, sandy places, particularly in East England. Features: Stem usually under five inches, much branched, with cottony down.
Part used: Dried, ripe fruit. Used for medicinal and culinary purposes. Action: Cayenne is acknowledged as the finest stimulant in the herbal materia medica, and is, in addition, carminative, tonic, diaphoretic and rubifacient. As a pure stimulant, the administration of Cayenne produces a natural warmth and uniform circulation, and in dyspepsia and flatulence the carminative effect is especially noticeable. As a diaphoretic it may be used whenever it is desired to open the pores and bring about increased perspiration.
Herbal Manual by Ward