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The Herb Book: A Complete Guide to Growing and Using Herbs

3.98  ·  Rating details ·  106 ratings  ·  12 reviews
The Herb Book provides a full and comprehensive way to discover the world of herbs and how they can make a real difference in your life. Grown indoors or out, in pots or in the ground, cultivating herbs for their many uses is a delightful and satisfying pastime for the beginner and seasoned gardener alike. Find out how these aromatic and fragrant plants can help to bring y ...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published April 5th 2010 by Parragon (first published January 1st 2005)
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Jenn
Aug 08, 2012 rated it really liked it
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Beautiful illustrations, simple descriptions of herbal benefits and uses, and even some tasty recipes!
Bear Paw
Nov 11, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: foraging, garden
Nice place to start learning about herbs. and for .25 cents at a rummage sale why not?
bookyeti
Nov 02, 2008 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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An attractive and practical reference tool

The Herb Bible is a beautiful book both to look at and to read. It offers a comprehensive way to discover the wonderful world of herbs and how to grow them productively in your own garden or home. It is also a wonderful incentive to return to healthy, natural eating.

It clearly and attractively outlines the uses and medicinal properties of many common herbs, what soil and environments the herbs require to grow successfully, and also includes many examples
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Jim George
Okay.
Jen
Apr 01, 2009 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: toolbox
Nice place to start learning about herbs. Excellent herbed pizza crust recipe, that just needs to be doubled to make an ample pizza crust.
Anke Moesinger
Mar 15, 2013 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Good descriptions of the properties of different herbs. Also had great recipes! Nice intro book and good place to start if you're looking to start a medicinal herb garden. ...more
Meg Leistekow
Apr 04, 2008 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Great book and reference.
Melissa
Jul 05, 2008 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
For those interested in knowing your herbs or growing a garden this book is a godsend!!!
Jessica
Jul 23, 2008 is currently reading it  ·  review of another edition
Waiting for my book to arrive in the mail. Hopefully this book lists medicinal uses of herbs. I have a shelf full of herbs with a general knowledge of them...but want to delve deeper.
Jannell
Jan 16, 2008 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Very useful book. Lists just about every herb you can imagine and their uses as well as how to grow them.
Woody
Good introduction to herbs, but those serious would do well from "Indian Herbology Of North America."
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Catherine
Apr 28, 2012 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Fabulous and pretty reference!
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