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Tend and Florish Herbal Foundations (Fall 2020 - Spring 2021)

Sep 13
9:00 am
5:00 pm

Learn how to start seeds, plant, grow, tend, harvest, and store medicinal and culinary herbs. Learn how to create various herbal preparations such as infusions, tea blends, tinctures, oxymels, infused oils, salves, and body butters. Learn the constituents and actions of dozens of herbs, plants, trees, & fungi. Learn how contraindications of common herbs and why they should not be used at certain times or with specific individuals. Learn dozens of safe and effective herbal remedies for a variety of ailments. Learn plant identification, botanical illustration, the art and science of ethical wild foraging, the importance of creating cultivated ecologies in our own backyards.