Definitions for "Herbology"
the selective use of herbs to treat disease. Herbologists believe that a natural herbal products is safer, more effective and causes less disruption to the body than a manufactured substance. Herbology dates back as far as 77 A.D. when a Greek pharmacologist named Pedanius Dioscorides compiled a list of about 1,000 plant-based remedies.
Using herbs to promote health and healing
Therapeutic use of herbs incorporated in diet and treatments.
a class taught at Hogwarts by Professor Sprout