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Books filed under "Ethnobotany"

Native American Food Plants: An Ethnobotanical Dictionary by Daniel E. Moerman

The traditional Native American food uses of hundreds of plants. $34.95$24.47

Native American Ethnobotany by Daniel E. Moerman

An extraordinary compilation of the plants used by North American native peoples for medicine, food, fiber, dye, and a host of other things. $79.95$55.97

Native American Medicinal Plants: An Ethnobotanical Dictionary by Daniel E. Moerman

The medicinal uses of more than 2,700 plants. $29.95$20.97

Food Plants of the World: An Illustrated Guide by Ben-Erik van Wyk

An invaluable reference, with descriptions of more than 350 food and flavor plants. $39.95$27.97

The Journals of Hipolito Ruiz: Spanish Botanist in Peru and Chile, 1777–1788 by Hipólito Ruiz and Richard Evans Schultes

Ruiz's journals of about 2000 plants found in South America.

Ethnobotany: Evolution of a Discipline by Richard Evans Schultes and Siri von Reis

A comprehensive summary of the history and modern state of the field of ethnobotany.

In Praise of Plants by Francis Hallé

This scholarly yet fun book examines the qualities that make plants unique, so different from animals.

Tree Bark: A Color Guide by Hugues Vaucher

Illustrates the rich variety of colors, patterns, and textures of bark from around the world.

Edible and Poisonous Mushrooms of the World by Ian R. Hall, Steven L. Stephenson, Peter K. Buchanan, Wang Yun, and Anthony L. J. Cole

A well-rounded look at the mushrooms of the world.