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

Patel, Sonja, (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sherman County Public Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sherman County Public/School Library.

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1 current hold with 1 total copy.

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. Gorgeously illustrated throughout, and packed with information and hands-on projects, The botanical bible is the ultimate guide for aspiring gardeners, botanists, homesteaders, and anyone seeking a more meaningful relationship with nature"--Page [4] of cover.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Sherman County Public/School Library 580 PAT (Text) 37039000175153 NON-FICTION Book Branch_Only_3months 07/23/2020 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781419732232
  • ISBN: 1419732234
  • Physical Description: 416 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Abrams, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 392-399) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
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, etc.:
"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. Gorgeously illustrated throughout, and packed with information and hands-on projects, The botanical bible is the ultimate guide for aspiring gardeners, botanists, homesteaders, and anyone seeking a more meaningful relationship with nature"--Page [4] of cover.
Subject: Botany.
Gardening.
Botany, Medical.
Botany in art.

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