This full colour photographic guide includes over 300 plants used in both conventional and homeopathic medicine.  Each plant is shown in a colour photograph and its herbal uses or healing powers are explained.  Individual species descriptions include facts on appearance, flowering season, habitat, distribution, active ingredients and all kinds of medical applications. In addition is a section on basic botany, a wide range of herbal culinary tips and a host of other practical uses for herbs and healing plants.