Magic Medicine of Plants Author:Reader's Digest The only book that brings together: an authoritative, stunningly illustrated field guide; a how-to book for identifying, collecting, and reserving plants; the fascinating story of the legends and lore of medicinal plants; and a do-it-yourself guide to planting and using herbs in cooking, cosmetics, and health. Illustrated.
Should be titled "Magic And Medicine of Plants." Very thorough book includes:
Plants in Myth and Magic
ABC's of Plants (Finding Plants in the Wild, The Anatomy of Plants, Making Your Own Herbarium, etc.)
Gallery of Medicinal Plants
Growing and Using Herbs (Cooking with Herbs, Herb Crafts, Herbs for Beauty and Health)
Beautifully detailed full-color drawings and photos on every page.