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A Curious History of Vegetables: Aphrodisiacal and Healing by Wolf D. Storl

By Wolf D. Storl

that includes gardening counsel, recipes, and gorgeous full-color pencil drawings of every vegetable, this booklet for farm-to-fork aficionados and gardeners with an esoteric bent explores the key historical past of forty eight renowned and infrequent greens, studying their symbolism, astrological connections, therapeutic houses, and total character.
a desirable advent to vegetable gardening and cooking, A Curious background of Vegetables units horticulture in its historic, cultural, and cosmological contexts. the writer deals his deep figuring out of the idea of biodynamic gardening and precious tips about gentle and heat, floor covers, composts, crop rotation and weeds. Woven in with folks stories and tales from historical past, every one access additionally comprises scrumptious old recipes for every vegetable.

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