Book ID: 107647
A clear mirror of Tibetan meicinal plants. Translated into English by Tsering Dorjee, Tsultrim Kalsang, N. Phunrab, P.Gyaltsen and T.Gyatso. Volume 2. 2009. 152 full - page water colours. VI, 318 p. Hardcover. (23,5 x 30,5 cm). - In English, with index of Latin and Tibetan plant names.
This book is a iconography of medicinal plants that illustrates 152 medicinal plants. It shows Tibetan names, its synonym for correct identification, botanical names, and classification of Materia Medica, additional characteristics and its morphology. It also explains the period of collection, method of processing, the range of habitat and altitude of the plants grown all over, including Tibet, the Himalayan belts and Sikkim, Bhutan, Nepal and India. The parts used in Tibetan medicine, its taste, nature and its uses.