Making Plant Medicine

  • By Richo Cech, 2016 (softcover, 334 pages)
Making Plant Medicine



As its name implies, Making Plant Medicine is all about using herbs to create remedies. Originally published over 15 years ago, Making Plant Medicine has become a preferred reference for learning to make herbal tinctures, teas, syrups, oils, salves, and poultices. This is a modern medicine-making book and formulary with roots in original herbalism. It's designed for medicinal herb gardeners and wildharvesters to cultivate the full potential of the plant-human relationship.

In the newest fourth edition, beloved Oregon herb farmer Richo Cech shares intriguing stories based on his experience as a global wanderer, herbalist, and medicine-maker. In the context of his lifelong love of gardening, he has authored this insightful book that is original, amusing, and absolutely useful.