The Art of Herbal Healing: A Guide to Health and Wholeness Susan Clearwater RN, BSN

700 Pages ~ Color illustrations
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The Art of Herbal Healing is a comprehensive reference containing a wealth of information. The step-by-step instructions enable safe and responsible use of medicinal herbs to heal and promote vibrant health.  Susan Clearwater presents a dynamic “hands-on” exploration into the amazing world of herbalism, empowering interaction with medicinal plants at whatever level you choose — from gardening, harvesting, and creating herbal teas and other preparations to learning which herbs are helpful for specific conditions.

Hardcover ISBN# 978-0-692-18452-3
Retail Value $110.00 

For orders of 11 or more books please contact Susan Clearwater

Paperback ISBN# 978-0-692-10575-7
Retail Value: $90.00

For orders of 11 or more books please contact Susan Clearwater

Book Reviews

“Susan Clearwater masterfully weaves her experiences as herbalist and healer with her background as a holistic nurse to create one of the most comprehensive and insightful books available on herbal healingTruly a wonderful new guide to the ancient art of herbal healing.”
Rosemary Gladstar, herbalist, author, founder of United Plant Savers

“A vast herbal text that can be used by herb schools and all plant people and their families. An herbal bible that will stand the test of time.”
Paul Strauss, Equinox Botanicals, author of The Big Herbs

 “The Art of Herbal Healing is one of those herbal touchstones that defines a generation. The book invites you to become confident with understanding and experiencing herbs to integrate your own health into nature herself. A practical guide for herbalism today.”
Steven Foster, Author of Herbal Renaissance, international herbal photographer

Highlighting the holistic perspective and wisdom in healing the whole person, medicinal herbs are examined through a broad-spectrum lens, beginning with their uses and mythology in ancient cultures to modern scientific research with identification of their chemical components. A comprehensive study of 50 herbs in the Materia Medica includes their medicinal uses, cultivation, preparation of remedies for internal and external healing, dosages, and safety precautions.

Learn how to:

    • Grow and harvest medicinal herbs
    • Dry and store roots, leaves, and flowers
    • Make a variety of herbal preparations including teas, salves, tinctures, poultices, pills, eyewash, nasal sprays, and more
    • Safely and effectively use herbs to maintain optimal health and respond to illness
    • Create your own botanical sanctuary