Edible and Medicinal Plants of Canada (Paperback)

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Canada is home to a vast diversity of plants that have helped nourish and heal our people for thousands of years. Find out about: * First Nations uses of plant species * Gathering and preparing wild plants for a variety of uses * Historic European uses of plant species * Plants for everything from clothing to shelter * The fundamentals of survival - food and medicines * Clear descriptions of the plants and where to find them * Warnings about plant allergies, poisons and digestive upsets * A special section identifying poisonous plants and species that are similar * More than 530 colour photographs and 125 illustrations.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781551055725
ISBN-10: 1551055724
Publisher: Lone Pine Publishing
Publication Date: April 1st, 2009
Pages: 448
Language: English