Invaluable reference and guide, carefully researched and charmingly written, illustrates and describes over 50 herbs and plants that were extremely useful to colonial settlers, among them: bee balm, bloodroot, candytuft, daffodil, hyssop, lovage, rosemary, tansy, wormwood, and yarrow. Includes anecdotes, popular and scientific names, and use for each plant.
Reprint of Simples, Superstitions & Solace, National Society of the Colonial Dames of America, 1970 edition.
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|Author/Editor||Colonial Dames of America|
|Dimensions||5 1/2 x 8 1/2|