In Northeast Medicinal Plants, Liz Neves is your trusted guide to finding, identifying, harvesting, and using 111 of the region’s most powerful wild plants. You’ll learn how to safely and ethically forage, and how to use wild plants in herbal medicines including teas, tinctures, and salves. Plant profiles include clear, color photographs, identification tips, medicinal uses and herbal preparations, and harvesting suggestions. Lists of what to forage for each season makes the guide useful year-round.
Thorough, comprehensive, and safe, this is a must-have for foragers, naturalists, and herbalists in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.
About the Author
Liz Neves is an herbalist, mama, reiki practitioner, artist, dreamer, and meditator. She is the founder of Gathering Ground, a platform for herbal education, earth-based spirituality, meditation, and energy healing. When she’s not teaching plant medicine–making workshops, Liz is wildcrafting and preparing herbal medicines for her family and community.
“Both a field guide and one of the best herbalism how-to books I’ve ever read... a must for anyone interested in herbal medicine, foraging, and self-sufficiency.” —Leda Meredith, author of Northeast Foraging
“Rich in practical information on wildcrafting and using herbal medicine—a valuable addition to any herbal library, including my own!” —Robin Rose Bennett, author of Healing Magic and The Gift of Healing Herbs
“A comprehensive and colorful guide showcasing the healing herbs from the Northeast bioregion.” —Creations Magazine
“Every turn of the page brings new insights.” —The Patriot-News