|By (author):||Joseph, Leigh|
|Subject:||HEALTH & FITNESS / Herbal Medications|
|NATURE / Plants / General|
|SOCIAL SCIENCE / Indigenous Studies|
|Size:||9.25in x 8.00in|
|From The Publisher*|
Author Leigh Joseph, an ethnobotanist and a member of the Squamish Nation, provides a beautifully illustrated essential introduction to Indigenous plant knowledge.
|From The Publisher*||The beautifully illustrated Held by the Land guides you through the traditional uses and properties of a selection of indigenous plants.|
Leigh Joseph is the founder of Sḵwálwen Botanicals, an Indigenous business creating small-batch botanical skincare products based in British Columbia, Canada. Honoring traditional Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish) plant knowledge, they incorporate wild-harvested plants and organic, high-quality ingredients. Leigh is an ethnobotanist, researcher, and community activist whose aim is to contribute to cultural knowledge renewal in connection to Indigenous plant foods and medicines. She is a member of the Squamish Nation.