Jane's Delicious Herbs is essential reading for anyone who wants to move towards a healthier lifestyle.
Herbs are rewarding and versatile plants. They are easy to grow and add colour, texture and fragrance to our gardens. Jane’s Delicious Herbs is a hands-on guide for growing and using these productive plants. With a detailed and richly illustrated A-Z reference of nearly 80 herbs, the book covers how to grow them, their medicinal and culinary uses, as well as their many healing properties. In her book, Jane shows you exactly how to design and maintain your own herb garden. She provides sound advice on how to propagate, harvest and preserve herbs wit useful tips on how to grow them in containers.
Along with a quick reference guide to healing plants, Jane's Delicious Herbs also includes over a hundred fun and useful recipes for making the most of the herbs in your garden, whether for cooking, healing, cleaning, pet care or feeling good.
“There is something deeply satisfying about going into my garden, picking a selection of herbs and flowers, and brewing them into tea to make someone feel better. And to use homemade hand cream where I know every single ingredient and its origin. Or simply to add freshly-picked parsley to scrambled eggs.” Jane Griffiths