The Illustrated Book of Edible Plants (Hardcover)

The Illustrated Book of Edible Plants By Jack Staub, Ellen Sheppard Buchert (Illustrator) Cover Image

The Illustrated Book of Edible Plants (Hardcover)


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Histories, medicinal uses, and recipe ideas for food plants from A to Z.

Focusing on the most growable vegetables, herbs, and fruits for the greatest number of people, Jack Staub tells the stories of their origins and apprises the home gardener on ways to use them, from the table to remedies and potions. Up-to-the-minute cultivation and culinary advice are delivered with accessibility and wit.

Watercolor art makes the pages beautiful.

Jack Staub is the author of Private Edens: Beautiful Country Gardens, Private Gardens of South Florida, and the celebrated "75" series of edible gardening books: 75 Exciting Vegetables for Your Garden, 75 Remarkable Fruits for Your Garden, and 75 Exceptional Herbs for Your Garden. Staub lives in Wrightstown, Pennsylvania.

Product Details ISBN: 9781423646747
ISBN-10: 1423646746
Publisher: Gibbs Smith
Publication Date: February 7th, 2017
Pages: 176
Language: English