Medicinal Plants of the Pacific West

A perennial favourite, "Medicinal Plants of the Pacific West" is a user-friendly guide to over 300 species of plants geographically ranging from Baja California to Alaska.

Author: Michael Moore

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ISBN: UOM:39015045974337

Category: Health & Fitness

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A perennial favourite, "Medicinal Plants of the Pacific West" is a user-friendly guide to over 300 species of plants geographically ranging from Baja California to Alaska.
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Pacific Northwest Medicinal Plants

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 Oregon, Washington, Alaska, and northern California.

Author: Scott Kloos

Publisher: Timber Press

ISBN: 9781604696578

Category: Nature

Page: 416

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“An incredibly thorough guide for identifying, harvesting, and utilizing medicinal plants.” —Dr. Deborah Frances RN, ND Naturopathic physician, herbalist, author, and lecturer In Pacific Northwest Medicinal Plants, Scott Kloos is your trusted guide to finding, identifying, harvesting, and using 120 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 Oregon, Washington, Alaska, and northern California.
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Edible and Medicinal Flora of the West Coast

A clear, concise guide to more than 130 edible and medicinal plants and funghi that grow wild throughout the west coast of British Columbia and the Pacific Northwest states.

Author: Collin Varner

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ISBN: 1772033235

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Page: 224

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A clear, concise guide to more than 130 edible and medicinal plants and funghi that grow wild throughout the west coast of British Columbia and the Pacific Northwest states. The coastal Pacific Northwest of North America is home to a multitude of edible and medicinal plant species, marine plants, and edible mushrooms. This compact, full-colour forager's guide offers clear photography, descriptions, safety tips and warnings, and traditional culinary and medicinal uses for every type of wild-growing flora species in the region, including: Bigleaf Maple--used to make a delicious west-coast maple syrup; Yellow Morel Mushroom--a favourite of foragers but not to be confused with the false morel, which is poisonous; Sea Asparagus--perfect in a salad or as an accompaniment to seafood; and Evening Primrose--an introduced species to the region, used to treat a variety of ailments. Practical, user-friendly, and safe, Edible and Medicinal Flora of the West Coastis an indispensable guide for beginner and experienced foragers alike.
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Edible and Medicinal Plants of the West

Edible and Medicinal Plants of the West Gregory L. Tilford Foreword by Michael ... of Botanical Medicine and author of Medicinal Plants of the Pacific West ...

Author: Gregory L. Tilford

Publisher: Mountain Press Publishing

ISBN: 0878423591

Category: Health & Fitness

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Edible and Medicinal Plants of the West is a full-colour photographic guide to the identification, edibility, and medicinal uses of over 250 plant species, growing from Alaska to southern California, east across the Rocky Mountains and the Northern Plains to the Great Lakes. Herbalist and naturalist Gregory Tilford provides a thorough introduction to the world of herbal medicine for everyone interested in plants, personal well-being, and a healthy environment.
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A Field Guide to Western Medicinal Plants and Herbs

Herbal Renaissance : Understanding , Using and Growing Herbs in the Modern World . ... 101 Medicinal Herbs . ... Medicinal Plants of the Pacific West .

Author: Steven Foster

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0395838061

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 442

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Features more than five hundred plants and herbs of North America providing information on their location and medicinal uses.
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Medicinal Herbs of California

Michael Moore, Medicinal Plants—In The Field With Michael Moore, 4, Michael Cottingham (December 8, ... Moore, Medicinal Plants of the Pacific West, 1993.

Author: Lanny Kaufer

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781493058037

Category: Nature

Page: 256

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Medicinal Herbs of California is the first statewide field guide to more than 70 common medicinal plants of California. This vital addition to the California naturalist’s shelf will introduce readers to the principles of herbal remedies, history and roots in native cultures, scientific information, and how to find and incorporate medicinal plants into daily life. Inside you’ll find: Photos and descriptions to help with positive identification Common and scientific names and the plant families Conservation status Modern and traditional uses The science behind natural phytochemicals that have earned these plants a place in Native American medicine for thousands of years.
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Medicinal Plants of the Desert and Canyon West

"Medicinal Plants of the Desert and Canyon West" focuses on the plant life of rocky and arid lands of the West, and includes even more detailed information on the preparation and use of these vital herbs.

Author: Michael Moore

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ISBN: 0890131821

Category: Gardening

Page: 184

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A comprehensive companion guide to medicinal plants found in the deserts and canyons of the West and Southwest.
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Medicinal Plants of the Mountain West

Following the Mexican Revolution of 1910, artists articulated a new vision for the country. Works by world famous and lesser known artists are highlighted.

Author: Michael Moore

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ISBN: 0890134545

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 351

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A field guide, reference on home remedies, and treatise on the applications of herbal medicine.
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Basic Illustrated Medicinal Plants

Natural Health with Medicinal Herbs and Healing Foods; www .herbvideos.com, 2007. DVD. Moerman, Daniel E. Native ... Medicinal Plants of the Pacific West.

Author: Jim Meuninck

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781493041060

Category: Nature

Page: 112

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An information-packed tool for the novice or handy reference for the veteran. Distills years of knowledge into an affordable and portable book. With this guide, you'll discover how to identify medicinal plants in the contiguous United States.
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Medicinal Plants of North America

Medicinal Plants of the Pacific West. Red Crane Books, 1993. ———. Medicinal Plants of the Mountain West. Museum of New Mexico Press, 2003.

Author: Jim Meuninck

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781493019625

Category: Nature

Page: 224

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This exquisitely detailed full-color field guide, by biologist and herbal and medical plant expert Jim Meuninck, provides identification, practical information, and skills for the location of and use of medicinal plants. The pages of this book re-connect us to our roots and the knowledge that medicinal plants and wild plant foods provide the chemicals every body needs to obtain optimum health and prevent disease. Meuninck moves the user from simple and familiar plants toward less common plants more difficult to identify. Each of the 122 plants has a color photograph, plant description, and location. Identification of plants are grouped from common to rare in the environment and where they are found: prairies, woodlands, mountains, deserts, and wetlands. Relevant facts about each plant such as toxicity, historical uses, modern uses, as well as wildlife/veterinary uses are also listed. Additional information included in this extraordinary field guide: explanations of how each plant affects the human body; cultural and ethnic uses of medicinal herbs and cooking spices; others creatures who consume the plants; a list of most recommended garden herbs; web site resources, and much more. The Author's Notes provide personal experiences and novel skills honed from over forty years of experience. They include: gardening tips, recipes, formulations, humor, successful experiences, and more. There is no field guide as all-encompassing and detailed as this one, yet it's portable and easy to understand.
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Medicinal Plants in Asia and Pacific for Parasitic Infections

Medicinal plants used by tribal population of Coochbehar district, West Bengal, IndiaÀan ethnobotanical survey. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical ...

Author: Christophe Wiart

Publisher: Academic Press

ISBN: 9780128168127

Category: Medical

Page: 570

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Medicinal Plants in Asia and Pacific for Parasitic Infections: Botany, Ethnopharmacology, Molecular Basis, and Future Prospect offers an in-depth view into antiprotozoal pharmacology of natural products from medicinal plants in Asia with an emphasis on their molecular basis, cellular pathways, and cellular targets. This book provides scientific names, botanical classifications, botanical description, medicinal uses, chemical constituents and antiprotozoal activity of more than 100 Asian medicinal plants, with high quality original botanical plates, chemical structures, and pharmacological diagrams and lists hundreds of carefully selected references. It also examines the pharmacological and medicinal applications of Asian medicinal plants especially in drug development for protozoan prevention and treatment. Medicinal Plants in Asia and Pacific for Parasitic Infections is a research tool and resource for the discovery of leads for the treatment of protozoal diseases based on interrelated botanical, biochemical, ethnopharmacological, phylogenetic, pharmacological, and chemical information. A critical reference for any researcher involved in the discovery of leads for the treatment of antiprotozoal leads From Asian medicinal plants Written by an expert in the field, this truly unique text fills an important niche do to the increasing global interest in botanical drugs Provide scientific names, botanical classification, botanical description, medicinal uses, chemical constituents and pharmacological activity of more than 100 Asian plants
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Medicinal Plants in the Asia Pacific for Zoonotic Pandemics Volume 1

Ethnomedicinal application of plants in the western plain region of North Jeolla Province in Korea. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 137, pp. 167–175.

Author: Christophe Wiart

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781351059060

Category: Medical

Page: 423

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Medicinal Plants in the Asia Pacific for Zoonotic Pandemics provides an unprecedented, comprehensive overview of the phylogeny, botany, ethnopharmacology, and pharmacology of more than 100 plants used in the traditional medical systems of Asia and Pacific. It discusses their actions and potentials against viruses, bacteria, and fungi that represent a threat of epidemic and pandemic diseases, with an emphasis on the molecular basis and cellular pathways. This book presents scientific names, the botanical classification, traditional medicinal uses, active chemical constituents, and pharmacology. This volume is a critical reference for anyone involved in the discovery of lead molecules or phytopharmaceutical products for the prevention or treatment of pandemic viral, bacterial, or fungal infections. FEATURES Phylogenetic presentation of medicinal plants and a chemotaxonomical rationale of antiviral, antibacterial, and antifungal actions Discusses the chemical structure–activity relationship, pharmacokinetics, and oral bioavailability of antimicrobial principles Introduces the molecular mechanism of natural products on viruses, bacteria, and fungi Contains a selection of botanical plates and useful bibliographic references This book is a useful research tool for postgraduates, academics, and the pharmaceutical, herbal, and nutrition industries. Medicinal Plants in the Asia Pacific for Zoonotic Pandemics includes commentary sections that invite further research and reflection on the fascinating and timely subject of the development of drugs and herbals from Asia-Pacific medicinal plants to safeguard humanity and other life forms against the forthcoming waves of viral, bacterial, or fungal pandemics. This book is an ideal reference text for medicinal plant enthusiasts.
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Natural History of the Pacific Northwest Mountains

Medicinal Plants of the Pacific West. Santa Fe, CA: Red Crane. Moskowitz, David. 2010. Wildlife of the Pacific Northwest. Portland, OR: Timber Press.

Author: Daniel Mathews

Publisher: Timber Press

ISBN: 9781604697841

Category: Nature

Page: 584

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“Everything you could possibly want to know about the plants, animals, geology, climate and fungi of the Pacific Northwest mountains.” —The Oregonian Natural History of the Pacific Northwest Mountains is an engagingly written, portable history of Cascadia. It includes details about and identification tips for the flora, fauna, and geology of the region. If you are looking for a simple way to discover the great outdoors, this is the perfect overview of the Pacific Northwest. Covers the Coastal and Cascade Mountain Ranges, as well as the Olympic Mountains and Coast Mountains of southern British Columbia Describes more than 950 species of plants, animals, and mushrooms with helpful keys for easy identification User-friendly, color coded layout Compelling stories of the region’s plants, animals, and people bring the mountains alive The essential trailside reference for naturalists, hikers, and campers
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Conservation and Development of Nontimber Forest Products in the Pacific Northwest

Medicinal plants of the Pacific West . Santa Fe : Red Crane Books . 360 p . lntroduces prominent medicinal plants of the Pacific States .

Author: Bettina Von Hagen

Publisher: DIANE Publishing

ISBN: 0788138545

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Encompasses literature on the historic & current scope of nontimber forest product industries in the Pacific NW & includes references on international markets & trade that bear on these industries. Key themes are: biological & socioeconomic aspects of resource management for sustainable production; procedures for identifying, monitoring, & inventorying important resources; means for technical innovation & resource development; & public education. Keywords at the end of each annotation are organized in an index that references species, geographic location, & key themes, topics, & organizations.
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Medicinal Herb Handbook

References & Suggested Reading American Herbalism: Essays on Herbs & Herbalism by ... Santa Fe, NM 1979 Medicinal Plants of the Pacific West, Michael Moore, ...

Author: Feather Jones

Publisher: Lotus Press

ISBN: 091495587X

Category: Medical

Page: 40

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This handbook provides an easy reference guide to the use of herbs as traditional medicines. It reviews single herbs, combinations, syrups, salves, cordials and oils and also cross references by organ system and symptom disorders for ease of look up.
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Western Herbs according to Traditional Chinese Medicine

Principles and Practice of Phytotherapy: Modern Herbal Medicine. Edinburgh: Churchill Livingston, 2000. ... Medicinal Plants of the Pacific West.

Author: Thomas Avery Garran

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781594777417

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 272

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The first book to exclusively use Chinese medical theories and terminology to guide practitioners of Chinese medicine in the use of Western herbs • Written entirely according to the theory, diagnosis, and treatment paradigm of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) • Explains how to combine and modify the standard TCM formulas to non-Chinese herbs suitable for Western practitioners • Includes 58 monographs of common Western healing herbs, detailing how each plant is used clinically The ever-growing number of Chinese medicine practitioners in the West has brought about an amalgamation of many styles of Chinese medicine and various other forms of medicine from around the world. This book addresses the increasing demand for knowledge of how to integrate plants from outside the standard Chinese materia medica into the fold of Chinese medical practices in the West. It is the first in-depth guide to using Western herbs exclusively according to the theories, diagnoses, and treatments of traditional Chinese medicine that harmonizes the unique terminology and theories of TCM with other botanical medicines. The book contains 58 monographs, illustrated with full-color photographs, of herbs commonly used by Western herbalists. Each herb is grouped by the basic categorization for medicinals in Chinese medicine, such as Herbs that Resolve the Exterior and Herbs that Regulate Blood. The monographs detail the energetics, function and indication, channels entered, dosage and preparation, and contraindications of each plant. The author also explains how to use the herbs to modify standard formulas used in everyday Chinese herbal medicine, based on his own clinical experience. An appendix of Western Analogs for Chinese Herbs further highlights 40 Chinese medicinals that have related species growing in the West.
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Planting the Future

Saving Our Medicinal Herbs Rosemary Gladstar, Pamela Hirsch ... NOTES 1. Moore , Medicinal Plants of the Pacific West 20 Creating Botanical Sanctuaries.

Author: Rosemary Gladstar

Publisher: Inner Traditions / Bear & Co

ISBN: 0892818948

Category: Gardening

Page: 310

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Planting the Future shows how land stewardship, habitat protection, and sustainable cultivation are of critical importance to ensure an abundant renewable supply of medicinal plants for future generations.
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Herbal Medicine of the American Southwest

Medicinal Plants of the Pacific West . Sante Fe : Red Crane Books , 1995 . . Specific Indications for Herbs in General Use . 2nd ed .

Author: Charles W. Kane

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ISBN: 0977133303

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 307

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This work details more than 210 medicinal plants. The majority are found throughout the Southwest, others have a wider western range, and then some are found country wide. Each profile discusses the plants identification, distribution, chemistry, medicinal and edible uses, and cautions. More than 250 color photos and 80 paintings further enhance the informations usefulness. Well researched, practical, and pertinent, this work serves as a resource for those who are interested in finding medicine from the land. Original.
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Medicinal Plants in the Asia Pacific for Zoonotic Pandemics Volume 2

Medicinal plants used by tribals in Jalpaiguri district, West Bengal, India. Journal of Medicinal Plants Studies, 3(3), pp. 15–21.

Author: Christophe Wiart

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781000442946

Category: Science

Page: 365

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Medicinal Plants in the Asia Pacific for Zoonotic Pandemics provides an unprecedented, comprehensive overview of the botany, ethnopharmacology, and pharmacology of more than 100 plants used in the traditional medical systems of Asia and Pacific medicine for the treatment of microbial infections. It discusses their actions and potentials against viruses, bacteria, and fungi that represent a threat of epidemic and pandemic diseases, with an emphasis on the molecular basis and cellular pathways. This book presents for each plant the botanical classification, synonyms, scientific names, local names, habitat, distribution, botanical description, traditional medicinal uses, antimicrobial activities, active antimicrobial principles, and commentaries. This volume is a critical reference for anyone involved in the development of lead molecules or phytopharmaceutical products for the prevention or treatment of pandemic viral, bacterial, or fungal infections. FEATURES Includes phylogenetic presentations of medicinal plants and a chemotaxonomical rationale of antiviral, antibacterial, and antifungal actions Discusses the chemical structure–activity relationship, pharmacokinetics, and oral bioavailability of antimicrobial principles Introduces the molecular mechanism of natural products on viruses, bacteria, and fungi Contains a selection of handmade botanical plates and useful bibliographic references This book is a useful research tool for postgraduates, academics, and the pharmaceutical, herbal, and nutrition industries. Medicinal Plants in the Asia Pacific for Zoonotic Pandemics includes commentary sections that invite further research and reflection on the fascinating and timely subject of the development of leads or herbals from Asia-Pacific medicinal plants to safeguard humanity against COVID-19 and the forthcoming waves of viral, bacterial, or fungal pandemics. This book is an ideal reference text for medicinal plant enthusiasts.
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