FARM: Culinary and Medicinal Herbs

Saturday, December 5, 2020 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

FARM: Culinary and Medicinal Herbs

Location: Herff Farm Teaching Barn, 33 Herff Road, Boerne
Description: Series: In Your Own Backyard

Join Maura Bobbitt, Farm Programs Coordinator, as we learn about some must-have herbs for Central Texas in a virtual class. We will cover how to grow these plants in your own garden and various culinary and medicinal uses of these herbs. On December 5th, come visit the pop-up Herff Farm Apothecary to pick out ingredients covered in the class to make your own medicinal teas. We will be offer Yaupon Holly (Our only native source of caffeine), mint, lemon balm, passion flower, holy basil, blue butterfly pea, and more. Make your herbal teas as a holiday gift for yourself or a loved one. If you cannot make the pick up time but still wish to participate in the class, please email to make other arrangements for pick up.

Maximum participants: 10

COST: $15 members; $20 non members
Contact Information:
Maura Bobbitt