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Medicinal Plants of Britain and Europe

Field / Identification Guide

Series: Black's Nature Guides

By: Wolfgang Hensel

256 pages, Photos and illus

A & C Black

Paperback | Jun 2008 | #170926 | ISBN-13: 9781408101544
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NHBS Price: £9.99 $12/€11 approx

About this book

This indispensable guide to the medicinal plants of Britain and Europe is part of the new "Black's Nature Guide" series. Over 350 species of plants are covered, each beautifully illustrated with detailed paintings and clear photographs. The images not only show you what the medicinal plant looks like in its habitat, but also focus in on specific features such as the leaves, flower head or berries to aid identification. Clear and concise information is provided, such as when the plant is in flower, the approximate petal size and preferred habitat.

Packed with information, this guide aims to turn us all into amateur herbalists Amateur Gardening (October 2008)

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Dr. Wolfgang Hensel is an experienced scientific researcher and has written manybooks on medicinal plants.

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