A Modern Herbal
A Modern Herbal Paper Back Books by Mrs. M. Grieve A definitive and quite complete guide on herbs and their uses.
The Medicinal, Culinary, Cosmetic and Economic Properties, Cultivation and Folk-Lore of Herbs, Grasses, Fungi, Shrubs & Trees with Their Modern Scientific Uses.
First published in 1931, by Mrs. M. Grieve.
- Plant & Herb Index More than 800 varieties of herbs & plants.
- Index of Recipes A listing of 29 plants that include recipes.
- Index of Poisons A listing of 44 plants that are listed as poisonous.
Regarding cultivation - Keep in mind that this was written in England, with a climate similar to the Pacific Northwest in America.