Essential Aromatherapy Garden: Growing and Using Scented Plants and Herbs

Essential Aromatherapy Garden: Growing and Using Scented Plants and Herbs

by Julia Lawless


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The ultimate illustrated guide to growing an aromatherapy garden and using essential herbs and oils for healing and inspiration

This is a life-style book that will appeal to those who use essential oils and herbs for their healing properties and those looking for inspiration and practical tips for creating and cultivating aromatherapy gardens. It is a gift/wish book and an appealing introduction to the aromatherapy garden—both past and present.

There are 7 sections in this lavishly illustrated book:

  1. History of the Scented Garden
  2. Aromatic Herbs for Health and Cooking
  3. Creating a Perfumery and Aromatherapy
  4. Fragrant Exotica and Container Plants
  5. Secrets from the Still Room
  6. Planning an Aromatherapy Garden
  7. Aromatherapy Plant Portraits

This is the essential home reference book on herbs and oils. It will be embraced by home healers, aromatherapists, and gardening fans alike.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781642970067
Publisher: Hampton Roads Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date: 03/01/2019
Pages: 224
Sales rank: 785,455
Product dimensions: 7.40(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Julia Lawless is an industry-leading expert on essential oils and aromatherapy throughout the English-speaking world. She is the proprietor of an herb and essential oil company based in the UK.

Table of Contents

Foreword: Sue Matter, Chelsea Physic Garden 6

Introduction 8

1 The History of the Scented Garden 12

2 Aromatic Herbs for Health & Cooking 28

3 A Perfumery & Aromatherapy Border 40

4 Fragrant Exotica & Container Plants 54

5 Secrets From the Still Room 68

6 Planning an Aromatherapy Garden 80

7 Aromatherapy Plant Portraits 96

Index 172

Credits and Resources 176

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