Ginseng and Other Medicinal Plants

A Book of Valuable Information for Growers as Well as Collectors of Medicinal Roots, Barks, Leaves, Etc.

Author: A.R. Harding
Published: 1909
Language: English
Wordcount: 76,233 / 231 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 72.1
LoC Category: QK
Downloads: 5,535
Added to site: 2010.12.05
mnybks.net#: 29820
Origin: gutenberg.org
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This book is made up largely from the experiences of hunters and trappers who have dug "seng" and "seal" and who know much of their peculiarities, and scores are now successful growers.In adidtion to Ginseng and Golden Seal nearly 50 other medicinal plants are described--habits, range, price, uses, etc., etc.

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In the meantime attention is directed to others undergoing the same experience. A thorough understanding of these circumstances and proper heed given to them, will save much for the collector and make him win in the majority of cases.

Books and other information can be had by writing to the manufacturers and dealers whose advertisements may be found in this and other papers.

CHAPTER II.

LIST OF PLANTS HAVING MEDICINAL VALUE.

The list of American Weeds and Plants as published under above heading having medicinal value and the parts used will be o

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