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Create your own Natural Pharmacy!

Advantages: Informative, interesting, colourful illustrations, unusual, easy to follow
Disadvantages: some ingredients may be hard to find

James Wong is an ethnobotanist who recently presented a 6-part TV series on BBC 2 called ‘Grow your own Drugs.’ Ethnobotany is the scientific study of the relationship between people and plants. In this book, which is associated with the TV series, Jam ...

moistbabe 27.11.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Grow Your Own Drugs: A Year with James Wong - James Wong

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Learn Allot Grow Allot

Advantages: Clear concise advice and easy to follow
Disadvantages: None for me

~~ Allotment – Month by Month ~~ I have the most vivid and wonderful childhood memories where I would help my Dad in the garden where he would be working hard with planting and harvesting our family’s ve ...

Alyson29 21.02.2012 · Read full review
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More veg anyone?

Advantages: Easy to follow, not overwhelming
Disadvantages: None, it is a super book!

Growing our own vegetables has always been an ambition of ours but the outside space that we used to have never allowed us to produce anything more than a plate of salad, however, when we moved house a while back we finally had the space t ...

chilcott1 28.01.2012 · Read full review
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An Excellent Must For Any Avid Gardener!

Advantages: information on almost every plant, images, covers everything needed
Disadvantages: some plants are not included

--Introduction-- allotment month by month is a self help book written by Alan Buckingham, published in 2009 by dk (Dorling Kindersley- Illustrated Reference Publisher). It is a guide to growing fruit, vegetables and plants throughout the months of the ye ...

pinkwriter643 19.07.2011 · Read full review
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See the potions boil and bubble

Advantages: A very Interesting book
Disadvantages: Not easy to find many of the ingredients, when you want them

A Short History of Medicine 2000 B.C. - "Here, eat this root." 1000 B.C. - "That root is heathen, say this prayer." 1850 A.D. - "That prayer is superstition, drink this potion." 1940 A.D. - "That potion is snake oil, swallow this pill." 1985 A.D. - " ...

Digbycat 14.03.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Grow Your Own Drugs: Easy Recipes for Natural Remedies and Beauty Fixes: Easy Recipes for Natural Remedies and Beauty Treats - James Wong

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