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Healing houseplants : how to keep plants indoors for clean air, healthier skin, improved focus, and a happier life! / Michelle Polk.

Polk, Michelle, (author.).
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  • 2 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria 635.965 POL (Text) 37521530892738 AMPL Adult New Nonfiction Shelf Checked out 12/26/2018
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL 635.965 POL (Text) 38217000628830 Nonfiction BPL In process -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Laurel PL 635.965 POL (Text) 36241000434017 Non-fiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - Topeka Branch 635.965 POL (Text) 30477101183022 Adult: New Checked out 01/05/2019
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library 635.965 POL (Text) 78551000537416 Non-Fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial 635.965 POLK (Text) 33946003370595 New Books . 2nd Floor Checked out 12/26/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781510731325
  • ISBN: 1510731326
  • Physical Description: ix, 165 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Skyhorse Publishing, 2018.

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Includes bibliographical references (page 148-154) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Part I: Why you should care about plants and herbs. Houseplants for your health -- Why everyone should be taking herbs. Yes, even you -- Part II: My favorite plants to grow indoors. Aloe Vera -- Lavender -- Rosemary -- Chamomile -- Lemon tree -- Sage -- Dandelion -- Calendula -- Broccoli Sprouts -- Mint.
Summary, etc.:
Learn how to grow beautiful medicinal plants in your home or office!
"What if the beautiful plants in your home could also become a part of your health routine? Houseplants add vibrancy to any home or office, but many also have significant health benefits you may not even know about. That aloe plant sitting on your window sill can be used as an ointment for scrapes, bruises, and sunburns. A chamomile plant--with its pretty display of white flowers--might be your cure for restless sleep and anxiety. A lavender plant will make your bathroom smell delightful, and can also be used as a stress relief medicinal. There are a number of houseplants that are easy to grow indoors and that reduce stress, increase productivity, speed up healing, lower depression, increase overall happiness, and filter our air from carcinogenic pollutants. Learn which plants have which health benefits and then find out how to care for them effectively in your home or office"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: House plants > Health aspects.
House plants > Care.
Indoor gardening.
GARDENING / Herbs.
GARDENING / House Plants & Indoor.
HEALTH & FITNESS / Herbal Medications.
HOUSE & HOME / Sustainable Living.
Genre: Handbooks and manuals.
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  • Baker & Taylor
    A board-certified herbalist reveals the significant health benefits that houseplants have, from reducing stress to increasing overall happiness, and shows readers how to effectively care for them in either the home or office. Original.

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