Plantas Medicinales de Guanajuato

Plantas Medicinales in Spanish and English

This volume is bilingual, written in both English and Spanish and contains many detailed illustrations that help identify the various species of useful herbs of the Guanajuato region. All research for the book was based on interviews with twenty-four traditional healers of Guanajuato. Profusely illustrated showing the plants and herbs in drawings by artist, Alfye Rojas.


A bi-lingual book in English and Spanish featuring forty-seven common medicinal plants of Northern Mexico where Rosita spends one month of every year in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato. There she spends her time lecturing and studying Aztec medicine with traditional healers.

Rosita Arvigo and Holly Yasui, Editor