Author: Robyn Francis, internationally renowned permaculture teacher and designer, has been passionate about growing and using herbs for over 40 years, including 3 years of wild harvesting and learning herbal folklore in Bavaria, 6 years operating a herb farm and nursery and over 30 years of integrating them into permaculture gardens and lifestyle.
Table of Contents
What are herbs?
Functions of herbs In the landscape
Herbs for a healthy garden
Yields and Products of Herbs
Drying & Storing Herbs
Simple Herbal Preparations
Herbal Skin Care
First Aid from the Garden
25 Herbs for a Garden Apothecary
Plus easy Reference Charts on:
Companion Planting with Herbs
Food as Medicine – Common Culinary Herbs
Common Herbs Used In Natural Skin Care