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URBAN HERBALIST: SIMPLE WAYS WITH COMMON WEEDS at the EARLY BIRD

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16 West Marketplace

16 Church Avenue Southwest

Roanoke, VA 24011

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This fun, interactive class will introduce you to several useful plants (aka herbs) that grow all around us. Meet your green allies: Plantain, violet, dandelion, nettle, chickweed, sorrell, dock, clover, motherwort, lemon balm, mullein, ground ivy, comfrey, yarrow, lambsquarters, chicory, burdock! Learn simple, safe ways to access and preserve the benefits of our green allies. Sample nourishing herbal infusions and take home a spring weed vinegar and ideas for how to use it. Identifying useful plants; safe places to gather; the meaning of “ethical wildcrafting,” and encouraging the useful plants to grow near you. Yummy ways to eat your weeds: infusions and decoctions, syrups or honey, pestos and butters, herbal vinegars and vodka tinctures.Topical uses for common weeds: poultices, infused oils and salves, herbal soaks and baths.

Taught by Nancy Maurelli of Sister Nettle Bed & Breakfast in Classroom A

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16 West Marketplace

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Roanoke, VA 24011

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