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Mixture and Rupture: Ethnomedical Perspectives in Marrakech, Morrocco

This is a poster, based on my dissertation research, which I presented at the Traditional Herbal Knowledge in the 21st century: Research, Challenges and Future Prospects… 31 more words

Ethnobotany

Eastern Leatherwood

I wrote this post earlier this year, the week before Arbor day. In honor of the forest-friendly holiday, I thought I’d talk about one of my favorite trees (or, more accurately, a shrub): Eastern Leatherwood ( 310 more words

Hue Market

The central market in Hue is a riot of colors, smells, sounds – and plant diversity.

Environment

Elderberry

Dig into this one. Elderberry ice cream. Elderberry cordial. Elderberry jam. And on it goes. Wait until ripe, if you haven’t already harvested the flowers. So light. 14 more words

Landscape

VIRGINIA CREEPER; WOODBINE (Parthenocissus quinquefolia)

WHAT FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT IS BLOOMING TODAY?: VIRGINIA CREEPER; WOODBINE (Parthenocissus quinquefolia)

Deciduous vine in the grape family provides spectacular fall color. can be grown on masonary surfaces without damage but use caution if planted near painted surfaces. 133 more words

Florida Native Plant

The Ethnobotany of Eden

Geographer Robert A. Voeks’s new book will soon be available. In the mysterious and pristine forests of the tropics, a wealth of ethnobotanical panaceas and shamanic knowledge promises cures for everything from cancer and AIDS to the common cold. 298 more words

Academic Publications