Join us at this great event!
Lovely friends - This is the realization of a long-time vision (with Sara Stewart Martinelli!) and I'm so excited about it! Please share far and wide. Better ye...t, join us for one or more of these awesome hands-on programs. SPACE IS VERY LIMITED to allow for a more intimate class setting. So Register Now to save your spot!
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Allan Brown demonstrates the processes he takes nettle plants through, in order to extract a usable fibre for textiles.
A Facebook group 'Nettles For Textiles' ...is available, for those seeking to share knowledge and skills or simply ask questions and get clarification on anything related to processing Nettles and creating textiles from their fibers.
'Nettles For Textiles' was shot and edited by Dylan Howitt.
Ah the power of plants. Hopefully all cities will embrace more green roofs.
"In Armenia, folk remedies aren’t just offhand suggestions from your grandmother. When it comes to minor illnesses, trained doctors are not shy about recommending them either. And you can find all kinds of packaged herbs and natural oils in Armenian pharmacies, sitting inconspicuously on shelves next to conventional pharmaceuticals."
Holy moly, yum!
Don't miss this upcoming plant walk!
Don't miss June's plant walk! Here's a list of all of our upcoming programs.
Check out our upcoming programs, including plant walks, medicine making, and more!
"The bumblebees can feel that hair bend and use that feeling to tell the difference between flowers," one researcher explains.
There are some big changes brewing on this end and would love your input. What is it you'd like more of? What have you always wanted to know/learn about plants, ethnobotany, herbalism, etc? If you could create your dream program what would it be?
Thanks in advance! This is an awesome plant-loving community!
Several ethnobotanists have done this useful (and free) course - apply by 15 July 2016:
This week only for our CIBS friends - 10% off! Use the code FBFRIEND!