Herb Walk Through Mechanicsburg
Have you always wanted to learn what weeds are edible, medicinal or possibly harmful? While strolling the back alleys of Mechanicsburg, we will identify some common weeds and their uses while having a fun & relaxing evening. We will begin at Carlise Bowen Works. Bring a notebook to take notes, some sort of bag if you want to collect samples, and water for the walk.
Cost – $20
Susanna is a sixth-generation herbalist dating back to a German Herb doctor, who worked in Poland. She grew up living and knowing the herb business and gardens with her mother. Susanna came to the Rosemary House every day after school where she had a little desk for her crayons, papers and homework. She would listen to her mother answer endless questions and absorbed the herbal knowledge along with her milk and cookies. After graduating from Penn State University, she became manager of The Rosemary House. Susanna has continued to develop her herbal knowledge of all the amazing and practical uses of plants. She has also completed an Herbal Medicine course at David Winston’s Herbal Therapeutics School of Botanical Medicine. With now close to 4 decades in the herbal business, Susanna’s love of herbs and their many uses shines through. Susanna is now passing her knowledge onto the seventh generation her sons Zachery and Cedar, and daughter Angelica.