Humans and nature have a spiritual bond which can bring deep healing for individuals and the planet. Here a biologist uses science and spirituality to explore how plants keep us healthy by communicating directly with the immune system and unconscious. This theory has been around for centuries but has only recently become the object of scientific research. Nature, such as forests and waterways, can have a profound influence on mental health, while indoors even a house plant can transform a home or workplace. For gardeners there are useful tips on how to make your outdoor space a more powerfully healing environment.
264pp, 228 x 153 mm, Paperback, 2018, £14.99