A Picture Speaks…

The forthcoming Plant Portraits books will be richly illustrated. But it’s not about glossy imagery with style over substance. Images have been researched and chosen with the aim of bringing the remedies to life, through photography and botanical art.  It is useful to be aware of the shapes, colours and forms of the plants behind…

Asteraceae book soon to be printed

Very soon the book will be with the printers and on schedule for distribution late autumn 2019. The Contents pages and Index of Asteraceae Remedies are now available for preview at the download (link below to watermarked pdfs) Asteraceae Remedies contents JE Asteraceae Remedy index JE    

Preparing to publish

Asteraceae, remedies of the sunflower family, will soon be available. Details can be found on the publisher’s website here. More information and reading samples here  

The Sunflower

When Vincent van Gogh began his series of sunflower paintings in Arles, in the South of France in August 1886, he is said to have risen early to capture the flowers before the heat of the day could wilt them in the vase. But this isn’t what we see in the paintings. The flowers speak…