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The Illustrated Book of Edible Plants

by Jack Staub with Illustrations by Ellen Sheppard Buchert


Histories, medicinal uses, and recipe ideas for food plants from A to Z—illustrated with beautiful watercolor art.
Focusing on the most growable vegetables, herbs, and fruits for the greatest number of people, Jack Staub tells the stories of their origins and apprises the home gardener on ways to use them, from the table to remedies and potions.
Up-to-the-minute cultivation and culinary advice are delivered with accessibility and wit, as well as tidbits of folkore and myth that surround these plants, from the author of 75 Exciting Vegetables for Your Garden, 75 Remarkable Fruits for Your Garden, and 75 Exceptional Herbs for Your Garden.


Publisher: Gibbs Smith

Publication Date: February 7, 2017

Format: Hardcover

Pages: 176

Dimensions: 8 x 11.1in

ISBN: 9781423646747

The Illustrated Book of Edible Plants

SKU: 9781423646747
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