Silybum MarianumBook - 2000
The In a Nutshell: Healing Herbs Series are compact guides to healing herbs. Each book is a unique pocket-sized introduction to the history, folklore, actions and uses of a specific herbal remedy, offering a practical, safe approach to using each herb as a self-help medicine, methods of cultivating, harvesting, processing and preserving healing herbs, and guidelines for herb applications, both alone and in combination. Each hardcover book is 64 pages, 5 X 7 1/4, and retails for $7.95 (Canada $11.99).
Milk Thistle derives its name from the fact that it promotes milk production in nursing mothers. Known to grow wild, milk thistle is reknowned to alleviate any liver ailment. Natural and safe, milk thistle is effective self-help medicine.
Publisher: Shaftesbury, Dorset : Element, 2000
Branch Call Number: 615.32 N58m
Characteristics: 57 p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm