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Author Patel, Sonja, author.

Title The botanical bible : plants, flowers, art, recipes & other home remedies / Sonya Patel Ellis.

Publication Info. New York : Abrams, 2018.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction  New Shelf  580 PAT    DUE 01-02-20
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction.
Description 416 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 392-399) and index.
Contents Introduction: a life botanical -- How to use this book: make the connection -- A brief glossary -- The story of plants & flowers -- Botany for beginners -- Growing & gathering -- Botanical recipes -- Botanical remedies -- Inspired by nature.
Summary "The botanical bible combines art, science, and the insights of internationally renowned plant experts to celebrate the beauty, diversity, and vitality of our botanical world. An elegant and comprehensive introduction to everything there is to know about flowers and plants, The botanical bible covers the history of horticulture, the evolution of the plant kingdom, basic botany, and much more. Readers will learn not only how to garden and forage in six major climate zones but also how to make the most of their harvest through a series of recipes for savory dishes, sweets, and drinks. Author and artist Sonya Patel Ellis demonstrates how to use botanicals for beauty, health, and overall wellbeing, with instructions for making essential oils, herbal remedies, floral scents, and natural cosmetics--and even explores the world of botanical artistry and crafts."--Page [4] of cover.
Subject Botany.
Botany, Medical.
Botany in art.
ISBN 9781419732232

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