Unearthing the Power of Herbs

UNEARTHING THE POWER OF HERBS

17 November 2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Member $39.00
Non-Member $49.00
ADELAIDE: Herbs have been used to treat human ailments, enhance our foods and control pests for centuries. Join Diggers horticulturalist Jan Beare for a walk through the Adelaide Botanic Gardens herb collection, then learn how to create your own herbal toolkit at home. You will focus on vital herbs for the kitchen, medicine cabinet and home, covering plant care, harvesting and ways to use these amazing herbs to make the most of their powerful benefits. Includes demonstrations and recipes for basic remedies. Medicinal and herbal plant packs available for purchase.
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Location - Adelaide Botanic Garden

North Terrace, Adelaide, SA, 5000.

About the Presenter

Diggers Expert

The Diggers Club has an incredible pool of expertise to draw up on among our garden design, horticultural and seed specialists. For more information about our presenters please see below.

Further Detail

Cecily Neilson is a certified horticulturalist and currently works in our Adelaide Diggers Shop. She is passionate about saving our heirloom varieties to create useable gardens, incorporating permaculture principles of multi-purpose plantings whether it be edible, medicinal or environmentally beneficial. Cecily has been working in the nursery industry for 7 years, helping and educating people in creating their own amazing, productive gardens at home. She also has experience working on organic farms and is a passionate advocate for organic produce, eating local and supporting small business.

UNEARTHING THE POWER OF HERBS

17 November 2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Member $39.00
Non-Member $49.00
ADELAIDE: Herbs have been used to treat human ailments, enhance our foods and control pests for centuries. Join Diggers horticulturalist Jan Beare for a walk through the Adelaide Botanic Gardens herb collection, then learn how to create your own herbal toolkit at home. You will focus on vital herbs for the kitchen, medicine cabinet and home, covering plant care, harvesting and ways to use these amazing herbs to make the most of their powerful benefits. Includes demonstrations and recipes for basic remedies. Medicinal and herbal plant packs available for purchase.
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EVENTS: GWKSA21
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