Centuries ago in Europe, in a time before most people could read, a system called the “doctrine of signatures” was developed to catalog the language of plants. I have successfully used this system to understand the medicinal properties of a plant.
From dispensaries to park benches, she’s everywhere you turn these days, and love her or loathe her, marijuana’s enjoying a new golden age.
Herbalist, ayurvedic consultant and yoga teacher Kristen Rae Stevens will be leading a class on Winter Health and Ayurveda at the Arbor Vitae School of Herbalism on 2/2/15 from 7:00PM to 9:30PM
Learn to make herbal meads with this expert herbalist! Come join us this Friday at the ArborVitae School of Traditional Herbalism in Manhattan for “Making Herbal Meads” with Tammi Sweet.
Seems like everyone these days (including me) is using reishi, maitake, Chaga and Cordyceps. What about puffballs and corn smut?
Get to your kitchen cabinets and start cramming! Rosemary has been known to be good for you, but scientists have recently discovered it can increase memory up to 75%.
Those seeking a life path in herbalism should check out ArborVitae’s program in NYC, with an open house this Sunday.