A Little Book About Mistletoe
A little bit about everything you wanted to know about mistletoe, in a full colour guide! UK-based mistletoe expert Jonathan Briggs explains what mistletoe is, and why it has such a unusual place in tradition, myth and legend, especially at Christmas.
The book majors on the classic mistletoe of Europe, the only one with traditions stretching way back into prehistory. Other mistletoes around the world get a mention too, but this is really a celebration of the real thing, the true mistletoe of legend. Not sure why or which mistletoe you use at Christmas? Buy this book and find out more about it. Or buy it as a gift – mistletoe is the ultimate in romantic plants!
In large format (quarto-size, 19 by 24cm) and 32 pages the book’s contents include: What is Mistletoe? : Where does it grow? : Ancient Traditions : Modern Traditions : Mistletoe Harvest : Where do you get yours? : Mistletoe Events : Mistletoe Decorative Art : Mistletoe Medicine : Mistletoe Wildlife : Conserving Mistletoe : Controlling Mistletoe : Growing Your Own.
The book is also available in Kindle format – click here to see it in the Kindle Store.
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