Plant Wisdom


An introduction to identifying edible and medicinal plants

Free carpool transportation on The Nature Bus

Become plant wise by immersing yourself into the world of plants and discovering the gifts they have to offer. Learn to recognize the different types of plants, their individual features (by drawing them), identifying them in their natural growing conditions, and tasting them.


10:30 a.m. – Depart from REI parking lot

11:00 – Meet an herbalist

11:15-12:30 – Getting acquainted with plants (plant sketching)

12:30-1:00 – Lunch

1:00 -2:30 – Plant ID/Foraging Hike

2:30-3:00 – Break

3:00-4:00 – Plant processing and preparation

4:00-4:30 – Tasting samples

4:30-5:00 – Return to REI parking lot


* what to bring
– tennis shoes or boots
– lunch/snack/drink (coolers on bus)
– coat or umbrella if rainy or chilly

There are no upcoming dates for this event.