You are invited to experience a three-hour class offering a fascinating look at ancient and tribal uses of desert medicinal and food plants, and demonstrating ways to adapt those uses to fit today’s needs. Find out why these powerful native plants’ survival strategies make them so useful to us today. Explore which native food and healing plants can be used successfully, and explore the many other benefits of growing these amazing herbal remedies, edible oddities, and utilitarian providers. Class includes demonstrations and samples.
It’s fun learning how our native desert plants can serve as food, beverages, art, utensils, and healing remedies for humans. Each class includes an interpretive walk through nearby native plant settings with tips on identifying and harvesting native plant species.
Saturday, May 8, 2010
Covington Park Community Center 11165 Vale Drive, Morongo Valley, CA