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Se Soigner avec les Plantes de nos Montagnes

By: François Couplan(Author)
Se Soigner avec les Plantes de nos Montagnes
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  • Se Soigner avec les Plantes de nos Montagnes ISBN: 9782884192668 Edition: 2 Paperback Apr 2013 Usually dispatched within 2-3 weeks
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Language: French

Se Soigner avec les Plantes de nos Montagnes presents a hundred common plants readily found in the mountains of France. It contains botanical precise descriptions of medicinal plants, their distribution in France, their traditional uses, active ingredients they contain, their properties that have been scientifically recognized, and some examples of safe use.

France's mountains, rich in many natural environments, hoste a large number of plants used since time immemorial by locals, in the form of teas, wines, poultices, lotions, and to bathe in or gargle with, to effectively cure the ills that afflict humans.


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Ce livre de François Couplan présente une centaine de plantes communes de montagne, faciles à se procurer dans le commerce ou dans la nature. Il contient la description botanique précise des plantes médicinales, leur répartition dans nos régions, leurs usages traditionnels, les principes actifs qu'elles renferment, leurs propriétés scientifiquement reconnues, et quelques exemples d'usage en toute sécurité.

Nos montagnes, riches de nombreux milieux naturels, hébergent un grand nombre de plantes utilisées depuis la nuit des temps par les populations locales, en tisanes, vins, cataplasmes, lotions, bains ou gargarismes pour soigner efficacement les maux qui affligent l'être humain.

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