Skip to Main Content (Press Enter) Toggle side nav
The Sensory Herbal Handbook  by Fiona Heckels, Karen Lawton and Belle Benfield

The Sensory Herbal Handbook 

Best Seller
The Sensory Herbal Handbook  by Fiona Heckels, Karen Lawton and Belle Benfield
Paperback $22.95
Apr 30, 2019 | ISBN 9781786782113

Also available from:

See All Formats (1) +
  • Apr 30, 2019 | ISBN 9781786782113

    Also available from:

  • Apr 16, 2019 | ISBN 9781786782618

    Available from:

*This title is not eligible for purchase to earn points nor for redemption with your code in the Reader Rewards program

Product Details


“Not only fun, sassy, and colorful, The Sensory Herbal Handbook contains a wealth of information and offers a deeply profound and personal approach to herbalism … A herbal classic.”
- Rosemary Gladstar, herbalist and author

“This wild and expressive book encourages us to discover and adventure into the world of plant medicine, not only through our minds, but also through our intuitive responses and our heart connections.”
- Glennie Kindred, author of Earth WisdomA Hedgerow CookbookThe Sacred Treeand many other books. 

“This entire book is exceptionally well written, entertaining, and delightful. It clearly conveys the love and passion that guide the Seed Sistas in their vital need of bringing the sensory element of Herbalism to the forefront.” - Herbal Academy Review

“Truly this is a book to inspire, to cherish, to share and to use. Herbalists and plant lovers the world over will find simple and practical techniques for enhancing their understanding of herbs. Artists, poets,
gardeners and cooks as well as herbalists will all find much of interest in this lovely volume. I highly recommend it.” - Chanchal Cabrera, herbalist
“Anyone who wants to begin or deepen a journey of exploration of seasonal and indigenous plants will love this book.”
- Pip Waller, herbalist, plant medicine healer and author of Holistic AnatomyThe Health & Beauty Botanical Handbook and Deeply Holistic 

“This book represents a fascinating way to look at herbs and herbal medicine. Do dive in!”
- Henriette Kress, herbalist and author of Practical Herbs 1 and 2 

“What I really like about this book is that it is accessible and encourages everyone to make our own remedies from local plants. This activity brings greater connection with seasonal rhythms, astrological cycles, our local habitats, and add another dimension to garden yields” - Permaculture

“Karen and Fiona take the students on a personal journey of healing and discovery. They provide a supportive and nurturing environment for growth, learning, boundary-pushing, creativity, convention-challenging and personal exploration.”
– Anneliese Lambeth-Mansell, student

“The Sensory Herbal Handbook is a beautifully presented and comprehensively researched journey into the historical, cultural, medical and magical properties of herbs.” - Nicola Graydon Harris, journalist, editor and author

“In a playful, informal writing style, this book creatively blends science, folklore, art, and plant spirit medicine. ” - American Herb Association Quarterly

Be the first to know!
Great book picks are waiting
Great book picks are waiting
By clicking SIGN UP, I acknowledge that I have read and agree to Penguin Random House’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
Something awesome is on its way.
Back to Top