Book Recs

Whether you're simply wanting to build a foundation of basic herbal knowledge to use on yourself and your family or you're wanting to fully dive into the world of herbal healing, these are some of the books that we refer to daily!

They can easily be found online, but if you have a specific one that you want and can't seem to find then be sure to reach out to us on our contacts page for more help!

Happy reading :)


The Lost Book of Herbal Remedies

by Nicole Apelian, Ph.D  &  Claude Davis

"The Lost Book of Herbal Remedies has color pictures of over 181 healing plants, lichens, and mushrooms of North America (2-4 pictures/plant for easy identification). Inside, you will also discover 550 powerful natural remedies made from them for every one of your daily needs. Many of these remedies had been used by our forefathers for hundreds of years, while others come from Dr. Nicole’s extensive natural practice."

Master Recipes from the Herbal Apothecary

by JJ Pursell

  "From tinctures and salves to teas and oils, these recipes address a wide range of health concerns for men and women of all ages, including colds and flu, headaches insomnia, digestive issues, muscle discomfort, and other ailments" 

The Herbal Healing Handbook

by Jade Britton

"Discover traditional herbal remedies to treat everyday ailments and common conditions the natural way"

Healing Secrets of the Native Americans

by Porter Shimer

"Discover how the Native-American tradition uses plants and herbs, heat, movement and sound, visualization, and spirituality to heal dozens of everyday ailments and illnesses -- from back pain to insect bites to flu and sore throat and much more and apply it to your life to improve your health and your mind."

Rosemary Gladstar's Herbal Recipes for Vibrant Health

"Renowned herbalist Rosemary Gladstar provides 175 proven therapies and herbal remedies that are easy to prepare and safe enough for children. Offering a potent and effective alternative to commercial pharmaceuticals, Gladstar will inspire you to nurture yourself and those you love with nature's healing herbs."

The Herb Book

by John Lust

"Written by an expert and pioneer in the field, this easy-to-use reference features three parts: The first presents introductory historical information and background for using the rest of the book, the second part features individual numbered listings of medicinal plants with their botanical descriptions and uses, and the third part emphasizes the variety of uses for the plants listed in Part 2 - including mixtures for medicinal treatments, nutritious and culinary plants, cosmetic and aromatic purposes, plant dyes, and other applications."

Stephanie Tourles's: Essential Oils - A Beginner's Guide

"Best-selling author and herbalist Stephanie L. Tourles offers reliable guidance on using essential oils effectively and safely. This friendly, accessible introduction to the 25 most versatile oils for health and wellness highlights the key characteristics of lavender, chamomile, eucalyptus, lemon, peppermint, rosemary, tea tree, and other popular oils."

Healing Herbs: A Beginner's Guide to Identifying, Foraging, and Using Medicinal Plants

by Tina Sams

"Healing Herbs is conveniently organized by plant, making it easier for the home herbalist to find, identify, and use healing plants from the backyard. Herbalist Tina Sams identifies the 20 most common and healthful herbs and over 100 natural remedies that are easy, inexpensive, and effective. This illustrated guide is fundamental for any nature-lover's library."

Earl Mindell's Herb Bible

"Since its original publication in 1992, Earl Mindell’s Herb Bible has become the definitive guide to the world of herbal remedies. In this completely updated edition, one of the world’s foremost authorities on nutrition and natural remedies demystifies the language and lore of herbs and shows you how to choose and use herbs and herbal treatments—from the traditional favorites to those on the cutting edge."