We work directly with you to make sure you are 100% on the plant's identification. By the end of the program, you will be able to use field guides to learn new herbs on your own.
For students not in the Charleston Area, we will use Zoom so you can join and ask questions. We will meet in-person once per month.
*LEARN HOW TO USE YOUR INTUITION TO FIND A PLANT ALLY *INTRODUCTION TO LEAF SHAPE, STRUCTURE, AND MEDICINAL PROPERTIES *BOTANICAL TERMINOLOGY AND NOMENCLATURE *PLANT FAMILIES COVERED: EQUISETACEAE, POLYPODIACEAE, PINACEAE
WE WILL EXPLORE DIURETICS AND ASTRINGENT HERBS.
WE WILL EXPLORE BITTER AND CARMINATIVE HERBS. PLANT FAMILIES COVERED: COMMELINACEAE, SMILACEAE, ZINGIBERACEAE, ACORACEAE.
PLANT FAMILIES COVERED: HAMAMELIDACEAE, APIACEAE, POLYGONACEAE, VIOLACEAE.
WE WILL EXPLORE NERVINES AND ADAPTOGENS. PLANT FAMILIES COVERED: LAMIACEAE, FABACEAE, ROSACEAE, MORACEAE, PLANTAGINACEAE.
PLANT FAMILIES COVERED: SALICACEAE, ASTERACEAE, MALVACEAE
However, you can pre-order for the Summer and Fall 2021 Botanical Medicine Movement Program. This is the BEST way to reserve your spot. As we work one-on-one with students, our 2021 Summer and Fall course will be limited to 20 students.