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Date & Time:

6 Classes (Tuesdays), 6pm - 8pm:

  1. May 9, 2017
  2. May 16, 2017
  3. May 23, 2017
  4. May 30, 2017
  5. June 6, 2017
  6. June 13, 2017
Location: New York Botanical Garden (Midtown Center, Room A)
Course: 174BOT470
Cost: $349
Instructor: Ursula Basch
or call: 1-800-322-NYBG. Register for course#: 174BOT470

This introduction to herbalism covers herbal traditions and highlights specific, health-optimizing foods and plants. Study topics include the medicinal properties of plants used for the digestive, respiratory, and circulatory systems, as well as best practices for cultivating, harvesting, and storing herbs to protect their potency. Students will learn to prepare basic herbal teas, poultices, and soaks. Please note: The course focus is on general plant actions (carminatives, cholagogues, expectorants)—detailed phytochemistry of medicinal plants is not discussed.

This course of offered through the NYBG Continuing Education Program.
Please register directly with NYBG. Phone: 718-817-8747.
For more information about this class e-mail us or call us at 212-532-9322.