Human beings and plants are more closely related than you think. In this short excerpt from David Crow’s Pharmacy of Flowers: A Home Course on How to Use Essential Oils, David explores the relationship between the essential oils from plants and the human body. He explains the biological unity of human beings and spice oils, respiratory oils, and flower oils. You’ll learn how the timing of harvest influences the qualities and properties of an oil, and how the therapeutic benefits of essential oils are affected.
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About David Crow:
David Crow is one of the world’s foremost experts and leading speakers in the field of botanical medicine and grassroots healthcare. He is a master herbalist, aromatherapist and acupuncturist with over 30 years of experience and is an expert in the Ayurvedic and Chinese medical systems. David is a renowned author, a poet, and is the founding director of Floracopeia Aromatic Treasures.
In 1987, his interest in Ayurveda and Tibetan medicine took him to Nepal, where he began a series of internships with several masters of these ancient healing sciences. The story of these journeys and the teachings he received became the basis for his literary work, In Search of the Medicine Buddha.