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Wild Medicine Herb Walk
June 14 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Spring and Summer are the perfect time to meet the native plants that herbalists have traditionally used for medicine. Learn which apothecary botanicals grow in the wilds of our urban parks and landscapes in this experiential class with Dawn Petter, clinical herbalist. You’ll discover how to identify, when to harvest andhow to use what we find for food and medicine. Recipes included.
Please arrive 5-10 minutes early to class as we start right on time.
Special Note: The class is located in the greenhouse and classroom at Denny Farrell Riverbank State Park. You may register online or in person.
The Hort’s NYDigs program is supported by The Burpee Foundation.
This course is led by Dawn Petter, founder of Petalune Herbals. With a passion and vast knowledge of herbs and a prolific career in design, Dawn is a creative herbalist, healer and flower essence practitioner based in NYC. She leads herb walks and teaches classes at venues, including, The New York Open Center, The Brooklyn Botanical Gardens, JCC Manhattan, 92Y, Brooklyn Grange, Brooklyn Brainery, Project Find, and the Just Food Conference.