By Michael Moore
Trade paperback book
Moore’s work is a learned, practical tome which provides clear, reliable information about medicinal uses of herbs found in the deserts and canyons of the West and Southwest. Each plant described is accompanied by a precise line illustration, a description of its appearance and habitat, harvesting instructions, constituents, and stability factors. Preparation of salves, tinctures, teas, and tonics is described. An extensive repertory indicates the appropriate herbs for specific ailments and disorders.