An Introduction to Medicinal Plants of the Sonoran Desert with John Slattery
When: Thursday, February 26 6-8p
Where: Food Conspiracy Co-op, 412 N 4Ave Tucson, AZ 85705
Cost: $6 per person
The flora of the Sonoran desert is tremendously diverse. In this class we’ll discuss a variety of significant medicinal plants of our region while exploring the world of herbal energetics through the ‘eyes of an herbalist’. We’ll be tasting a variety of herbal tinctures and teas made from plants of the Sonoran desert accompanied by a discussion of their traditional uses, simple ways to integrate these plants and medicines into one’s life, and the basics of herbal energetics and how to use them for healing.