Edible and Useful Plants of the Southwest: Texas, New Mexico, and Arizona

Edible and Useful Plants of the Southwest: Texas, New Mexico, and Arizona

Delena Tull


All round us there are wild vegetation worthy for foodstuff, drugs, and garments, yet so much folks don’t understand how to spot or use them. Delena Tull amply offers that wisdom during this booklet, which she has now accelerated to extra completely handle vegetation present in New Mexico and Arizona, in addition to Texas.

Extensively illustrated with black-and-white drawings and colour photographs, this publication contains the next precise features:

  • Recipes for meals made of fit for human consumption wild plants
  • Wild teas and spices
  • Wild plant dyes, with directions for getting ready the vegetation and demise wool, cotton, and different materials
  • Instructions for getting ready fibers to be used in making baskets, textiles, and paper
  • Information on wild crops used for making rubber, wax, oil, and soap
  • Information on medicinal makes use of of plants
  • Details on hay fever crops and vegetation that reason rashes
  • Instructions for distinguishing suitable for eating from toxic berries
  • Detailed info on toxic crops, together with poison ivy, oak, and sumac, in addition to natural remedies for his or her rashes

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