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Magic Herbs, Roots, Mineral Curios: Lucky Mojo Curio Co. Catalogue. My Cology. Entheogenic Plants. Medica. Plant Guides. Healing Herbal. Celebrations. Plants For A Future : 7000 Edible, Medicinal & Useful Plants. Recommended this month New Book ** Edible Perennials: 50 Top perennials from Plants For A Future [Paperback] Current interest in forest or woodland garden designs reflects an awareness that permanent mixed plantings are inherently more sustainable than annual monocultures.

Plants For A Future : 7000 Edible, Medicinal & Useful Plants

They safeguard and enrich soil ecosystems, enable plants to form cooperative combinations, make use of layers above and below the soil, and they create benign microclimates which soften winds and recycle the rain. The challenge is productivity: how can yields of useful foods and other useful materials be maximised? The latest book from Plants For A Future is a resource for discovering some of the answers. Edible Perennials provides detailed information, attractively presented, on 50 selected perennial plants, based on practical experience and observation, plus a wide range of reputable sources.

For more on the Ferns see: The Ferns Addy Fern says: 'Visits to the Field and volunteering there are welcome! ' more. Celebrating Wildflowers - Ethnobotany. Shaman's Garden Exotic Botanicals and Psychoactive Herbs. Pagan Plants. Chinese Herbs, Supplements & Traditional Chinese Medicine for Better Health – Solstice Medicine. Headspace technology. Headspace technology is a technique developed in the 1980s to elucidate the odor compounds present in the air surrounding various objects.

Headspace technology

Usually the objects of interest are odoriferous objects such as plants, flowers and foods. Similar techniques are also used to analyze the interesting scents of locations and environments such as tea shops and saw mills. After the data is analyzed, the scents can then be recreated by a perfumer. The Institute for EthnoMedicine: The Research. As a not-for-profit organization headquartered in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, our mission is to discover new cures from plants.

The Institute for EthnoMedicine: The Research

TKDLTraditional Knowledge Digital Library. Botany of Desire. Please sign in using one of our supported services to begin saving your favorite programs and videos.

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We have updated our registration process. Please sign in using one of our supported services to bookmark your favorite programs and videos. If you have a PBS account, your stored favorites and viewing history will be safely migrated. By signing in, you are authorizing PBS to share your email address with your local PBS station to send you periodic communications about station events, services and support. Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database: Unbiased, Scientific Clinical Information on Complementary, Alternative, and Integrative Therapies. Azadirachta indica. Description[edit] Neem is a fast-growing tree that can reach a height of 15–20 metres (49–66 ft), rarely to 35–40 metres (115–131 ft).

Azadirachta indica

It is evergreen, but in severe drought it may shed most or nearly all of its leaves. The branches are wide and spreading. The fairly dense crown is roundish and may reach a diameter of 15–20 metres (49–66 ft) in old, free-standing specimens. The neem tree is very similar in appearance to its relative, the Chinaberry (Melia azedarach). The (white and fragrant) flowers are arranged in more-or-less drooping axillary panicles which are up to 25 centimetres (9.8 in) long. The fruit is a smooth (glabrous) olive-like drupe which varies in shape from elongate oval to nearly roundish, and when ripe is 1.4–2.8 centimetres (0.55–1.10 in) by 1.0–1.5 centimetres (0.39–0.59 in). Agrarian diet and diseases of affluence - Do evolutionary novel dietary lectins cause leptin resistance? Ethnobotanical Books - Rainforest Herbs - Native American Medicine.

Maya Medicine Traditional Healing In Yucatan Marianna Appel Kunow This account of the practice of traditional Maya medicine examines the work of curers in Piste, Mexico, a small town in the Yucatan Peninsula near the ruins of Chichen Itza.

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Center for Traditional Medicine - Home. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine. Ayahuasca shamanism, healing, visionary art and film « Head Over Heels. Shamans and scientists. By Jeremy Narby, anthropologist with Swiss NGO Nouvelle Planète and author of The Cosmic Serpent, DNA and the Origins of Knowledge.

Shamans and scientists

From Intrinsic Value and Integrity of Plants in the Context of Genetic Engineering (PDF) In 1999, three molecular biologists travelled to the Peruvian Amazon to see whether they could obtain bio-molecular information in the visions they had in sessions orchestrated by an indigenous shaman. International Code of Nomenclature for algae, fungi, and plants. Wild Medicinal Plants Archives. Attention Wild Food Aficionados: Fall foraging forges forward, and by that alliteration I mean to say that foraging for wild food “has not yet ended” this fall, so don’t put away your scissors or your plastic knives or your bare hands just yet!

Wild Medicinal Plants Archives

Just yesterday I came across some fabulous fall dandelion greens in the Colorado high country despite its notoriously short growing season. They were growing amidst the deep, down-trodden grass at the base of willows lining an old mining road, and some were nearly as long as an arm! Up here, anywhere the miners and their mules once trod is a good place to look for dandelions. Images de plantes. ORGANICA. Entheogens Experiences Policies. Botany. New Organica. Cannabis Cultivarsity. Cannabis Botany. Cannabis Review.

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