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Medicinal Plants of the Wood River Valley
July 7, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm$195 – $225
By popular demand, herbalist Darcy Williamson returns to the Sawtooth Botanical Garden to teach wildcrafting and herbal preparation techniques. Participants will harvest plants on and off site and learn to create useful products to take home.
** Saturday will be a field trip day where participants will learn to identify and harvest medicinal plants to use in the following day’s class.
** Sunday participants will learn how to process the harvested plant material. Tinctures, salves, teas and syrups will be made by the group to take home at day’s end.
Date: Saturday and Sunday, July 7-8, 2018; 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM.
Cost: $195 SBG members/ $225 nonmembers. This workshop will fill quickly and preregistration required. Fee includes all materials plus a copy of Medicinal Plants of the Northwest and a Native American Medicinal Plant Chart. Click here to register.
Instructor: Darcy Williamson has spent nearly fifty years studying, harvesting and preparing medicinal plants of the Rocky Mountains. Author of over 25 books, she has been selected as a feature speaker for such organizations as the Idaho Physicians Association and Idaho Native Plant Society.