Growing Plant Medicine, Volume 1, Richo Cech, 2022, NEW, ISBN 13: 9780970031259
ISBN 13: 9780970031259. Brand New book direct from Richo. 354 pages. Vol. 1.
Theory and practice of natural garden techniques with bioregional medicinal plant recommendations, garden plans, and a materia medica. Arranged by plant families, alphabetically by kinship and common name.
Families A through H only. The rest of the alphabet, I to Z, will be left to Volume 2, which is still in production. I will have it as soon as it is available.
Volume 1 is an extensive book and unique, including drawings of the plants themselves, with their leaves, seeds, sprouts, roots and flowers. The book includes in-depth cultural information on a wide array of medicinal plants, delving into the fossil record, plant archaeology, ethnobotany, traditional medicinal uses, dosages, cultivation and preparation.
Also poetry and storytelling. SIGNED by both the author and the illustrator.