Resources


Resource List from this Blog

Herbal Medicine-Making Class Handouts 
Water menstrua (teas, infusions, decoctions) 
Sweet menstrua (honeys, glycerites, syrups)
Alcohol menstrua (tinctures)
Oil menstrua (Oil infusions, Salves)

Other Herbal Info 
Chocolate 
Lube

Chinese Medicine Charts (in process)
- Channel Odes (to help remember acu-point names)
- Acu-Point Names (list of pt name translations)
- Plant Families comparison chart (betw CM/ Western herbs)
- Five Phases (an introduction)

Interesting Stories
- Apprenticing with 7song (NY, 2013)
- Standing Rock herbal adventures (ND, 2016)
- Rainbow Gathering herbal adventures (UT, 2013)
- Journal entries from studying CM at AFEA (FL, 2015)
- Year 1 of CM studies at NUNM (OR, 2016)
- CSCH springbreak herbal adventures (NM, 2014)

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Botany Resources

California
- Jepson's manual online, with key
- Cal-flora (a great cross-reference)

Desert Southwest
- Seinet flora
- Medicinal plants map (from Michael Moore)

New England
- GoBotany e-flora

Pacific Northwest 
- Burke museum e-flora

Taiwan
Plant List
Tree List

General
- N. American Vascular Flora
- Tropicos
- ThePlantList.org (regularly updated new botanical terminology)
- USDA site

Plant Photos
- NY Botanical Garden virtual herbarium
Plant Family Photos from Thomas Elpel

Conifers
- Gymnosperm database

Botany Education
Botany in a Day, with Marc Williams

Other USA e-floras
- Alabama
- Florida
- New York
- North Carolina
- Tennessee

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Western Herbal Resources 

Herbalists
7song (NY. My teacher)
Michael Moore (AZ. My teacher's teacher) 
- jim mcdonald (MI)

Herbal Blogs
A collection of herbal blogs (from Rosalee de la Foret)
Ananda Wilson (MA) 
- Kiva Rose (NM) (Sign up for her Plant Healer newsletter)

Buying Herbs
Mountain Rose Herbs (They help fund people and projects that I care about, with reasonable prices, sustainable sourcing, and quality products.) 

Herbal Info: Further Resources
Herbal Books (list from Rosalee de la Foret)
Online Resources (an epic list from jim mcdonald)
Article Index (another jim mcdonald list)
Resources for Kids (book-list from Kristine Brown)
List of USA Herb Gatherings (often updated, by Mason Hutchinson)
HerbMed
American Botanical Council HerbalGram archives
Grieve's Modern Herbal
Dr Duke's Phytochemical/ Ethnobotanical Database (mostly a phyto-chem list)

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Chinese Medicine Resources

General CM resources
- Yin Yang House (general CM info, presented accessibly)
- Institute for Traditional Medicine (from S. Dharmananda)
- Classical CM (from H. Fruehauf- some free, some for-fee info)

CM Herbs
- Sacred Lotus
- Rootdown
CM Herbs database (by Peter Borten)
- Timothy Ross' blog (for beautiful photos and hands-on descriptions)
- CM herbs image database 

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Street Medic Resources/ Zines
- Rosehip Medic Collective (my training)
- Indy Media
- Infoshop
- Zine Library
- Tangled Wilderness

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Personal Photos
Giraud (Sierras, CA)
My Wrist
My Face: A week of healing (2006)