Herbs - How to Plant, Grow, and Cook With Natural Herbs

Herbs - How to Plant, Grow, and Cook With Natural Herbs

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by Deedee Moore
     
 
Have you always wanted an herb garden but didn't know how to get started? Do you want to know more about growing your own herbs in the privacy of your home and using them in a variety of cooking? There are many different ways to use herbs in cooking and nothing tastes as good in your food than using fresh herbs. Fresh herbs can one of the easiest plants to

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Have you always wanted an herb garden but didn't know how to get started? Do you want to know more about growing your own herbs in the privacy of your home and using them in a variety of cooking? There are many different ways to use herbs in cooking and nothing tastes as good in your food than using fresh herbs. Fresh herbs can one of the easiest plants to grow.
There are hundreds of different herbs that can be grown in your home and used not only for cooking, but for medicinal purposes as well. Best of all, growing your own herbs is easy and healthy. Some herbs can actually stave off diseases, including cancer. It makes sense to use herbs in the kitchen. If you are like most people, however, you may wonder what types of herbs you can use. You want to know which are the best types of herbs to use in different dishes.
Learn basic gardening techniques to growing aromatic herbs. Understand the properties of these powerful little plants. Learn their healing benefits.

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ISBN-13:
9781300679837
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
01/27/2013
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
405,298
File size:
509 KB

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Herbs - How to Plant, Grow, and Cook With Natural Herbs 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 9 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Kiss your hand 3 times then post this on 3 other books then look under your pillow
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He slashed them away from him then growled annoyed. He disappere again into the shadow.
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Borage leaves~to be chewed and eaten. This plant can be distinguished by its small blu or pink star-shaped flowers and hairy leaves. Great for nursing queens as it helps increase milk supply. Also brings down fever.<p> Burdock root~a tall-stemmed, sharp-smelling thistle with dark green leaves. A medicine cat must dig up the roots, wash off the dirt, & chew them into a pulp, which can then be applied to rat bites. Cures infection.<p> Catmynt(catnip)~a delicious-smelling, leafy plant that's hard to find in the wild; often found growing in Twoleg gardens. The best remedy for greencough.<p> Chervil~a sweet-smelling plant with large spreading, fernlike leaves & small white flowers. Th juice of the leaves can be used for infected wounds and chewing the roots helps with bellyaches.<p> Cobweb~spiderwebs can be found all over the forest; be careful not to bring along the spider when you take the web! Medicine cats wrap it around on an injury to soak up the blood & keep the wound clean. Stops bleeding.<p> Coltsfoot~a flowering plant, a bit like a dandelion, with white or yellow flowers. The leaves can be chewed into a pulp, which can then be eaten to help shortness of breath.<p> Comfrey~identifiable by its large leaves and small bell-shaped flowers, which can be pink, white, or purple. The fat black roots of this plant can be chewed into a poultise to mend broken bojes or soothe wounds.<p> Dock~a plant similar to sorrel. The leaf can be chewed up and applied to soothe scratches.<p> Dried oak leaf~collected in the autumn and stored in a dry place. Stops infection.<p> Feverfew~a small bush with flowers like daisies the leaves can be eaten to cool down body temperature, particularlt for cats with fever or chills.<p> Goldenrod~a tall plant with bright yellow flowers. A poultise of this is terrific for healing wounds.<p> Honey~a sweet, golden liquid created by bees. Difficult to collect without getting stung, but great for soothing infection or the throats of cats who have breathed smoke.<p> Horsetail~a tall plant with bristly stems that grows in marshy areas. The leaves can be used to treat infected wounds. Usually chewed up and applied as a poultise.<p> Juniper berries~a bush with spiky, dark green leaves and purple berries. The berries soothe bellyaches and helpcats who are having trouble breathing.<p> Lavender~a small purple flowering plant. Cures fever.<p> Marigold~a bright orange or yellow flower that grows low to the ground. The petals or leaves can be chewed into a pulp and applied as a poultise to wounds. Stops infection.<p> Mouse bile~a bad-smelling liquid that is the only remedy for ticks. Dab a little moss soaked in bike on a tick and it'll fall right off. Wash paws thoroughly in running water afterward.<p> Poppy seed~small black seed shaken from a dried poppy flower. These are fed to cats to help them sleep. Soothes cats suffering from shock and distress. Not recommended for nursing queens.<p> More at next result('herbs' res 2).
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The sample will not help you decide if you like the style of this book. It basically is one page.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
**searches around for herbs**