Detailed descriptions of over 150 useful plants from the temperate eco region.* More than 600 colour photos and drawings for ease of identification, as well as maps of localand Australia wide distributions.* Information on a wide range of uses for native plants as food, fibre and medicines, includingnotes on preparation.* The result of a 15 year fieldwork partnership photographing, describing and using plants fromthe temperate eco region of southeastern Australia. A valuable contribution to the knowledgeof the native plants of south eastern Australia.* This guide will be of interest to people who live there and the many tourist who visit the area,as well as bushwalkers, educators, archaeologists and chefs.