Author(s): Maureen Little
This book will give you the knowledge and confidence to use your own herbs to make inexpensive wellbeing and domestic products from your own garden, without the need for costly commercial preparations, and with an eye to the more natural cultivation of useful herbs, in harmony with nature and in tune with our environment. It offers, to the budding herb grower and experienced gardener alike, a wealth of easy-to-follow advice and achievable projects on: cultivating and using herbs for your health, first-aid, wellbeing and beauty; growing and using herbs to enhance your surroundings and living spaces; how to grow, harvest, dry and look after your herbs; the best designs for your herb garden space; and a comprehensive A to Z of first-aid, cosmetic and household herbs.
Learn how to use the herbs in your garden to make your own health, beauty and domestic products.
Author Maureen Little is a gardener with professional experience in the commercial cultivation of plants.She is also a herb enthusiast and bee keeper. She has published extensively on herb and bee gardening and garden design. She is a member of the Herb Society and contributes to several national gardening and self-sufficiency magazines. Maureen has advised the RHS on herbs and gardening for bees and offers courses in these areas to both the public and gardening societies. She lives in Preston.