Plants of Power

  • Illustrated By: Dove Abbot
  • Pages:128
  • Publisher:Book Publishing Company
  • Themes:sacred plants, medicinal plants, rituals and ceremonies, rites of initiation, tobacco
  • Available:01/15/2002
  • Age Groups:Adult Nonfiction

Plants of Power is a guide to sacred plants traditionally used by Native Americans and other Indigenous people. It’s an excellent tool for those seeking to connect more fully with the mysterious world of plants, animals and Spirit. For thousands of years Native cultures have used plants to heal physical and spiritual ailments. Highlighted here are 14 significant plants, with information on their properties, growing conditions and medicinal applications, along with descriptions of Native American ceremonies and rituals in which these plants play a central role.