Class: Yarrow, the herb for the Wounded Warrior

Teaching this one at the insistence of a certain student, but that's OK, because I LOVE teaching single plant classes, and need to do more of them! 

Yarrow (Achillea millefolium) is one of my very favorite plants, for oh so many reasons. As a first aid treatment, it's one of my first choices for almost any condition, in medicine making, it goes into a vast quantity of my formulas, in my garden, it's one of the plants that makes me smile, in my limited use of magical herbalism, it is a shining star and a Protector. Seriously, this plant ROCKS.

In this class, we'll learn all about Yarrow. You'll taste tinctures, teas, and fresh plant, experiment with other forms as well, and you'll plant seeds to take home and grow your own yarrow. For 2 hours, we'll focus all of our attention on a single plant, so that when you go home, you will feel confident to begin using Yarrow immediately. 

We may even have some yarrow beer to drink, if I can swing it....

What you'll get with this class: 

~A detailed monograph on the history, botany, traditional and modern medical uses of Yarrow

~1 ounce of Certified Organic dried yarrow leaf and flower

~1 ounce Certified Organic yarrow tincture

~And as discussed above, yarrow seeds planted in class, with intention and deep respect, to take home and grow your own medicine.

Hope to see you there!

Class is limited to 20 attendees, so RSVP now!

Due to ongoing problems of people RSVPing Yes and then not showing up, classes require payment in order to RSVP, as they require preparation of class notes and products that get wasted, which annoys me to no end. If this is a problem for you, contact me directly to discuss options.

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  • Kirsten H.

    Amazing as always!!!!

    August 26, 2013

  • Kieran

    Oops I forgot about this class. Anyway I know a lot about yarrow and have harvested eco consciously myself. Maybe I'll make my own balm and tincture.

    August 26, 2013

  • Luis f.

    Excellent as always. Hands on, educational, informative and fun.

    August 26, 2013

  • Thanh N.

    Wonderful class. I learned so much and even got to take home goodies.

    1 · August 25, 2013

  • Stephanie Araliya N.

    This was the most amazing talk I've been to in a long time. Super informative, fun, all-encompassing. I will definitely be back for more.

    2 · August 25, 2013

  • Amity R.

    It was a fun class and I enjoyed learning all about Yarrow. Love getting the salve, a bag of herb (again-yarrow), and yarrow tincture. It really helps to learn one herb at a time. I ran home and signed up for the Rose class.

    2 · August 24, 2013

  • Alicia M.

    Thank you Julie! I awesome class as always!!!!

    1 · August 24, 2013

  • Kandy

    Amazing class! The time just flew by and my mind is chocked full of great new information! Thanks.

    2 · August 23, 2013

  • Andrew J.

    Absolutely Awesome class!! I will definitely be back!!

    3 · August 23, 2013

  • Corey W.

    ARGHHHH! Can't make it tonight :( I think skype would bee awesome for classes like this!

    August 23, 2013

  • Cynthia Castro C.

    You should stream this via skype or something. I'd ve happy to pay for a class via skype!

    2 · August 17, 2013

  • Zona G.

    Julie, will you bring my rosemary to Friday's Yarrow class? Thanks!

    1 · August 20, 2013

  • Kieran

    Sounds great I adore Yarrow got some locally at the park, Common Yarrow. It's a great divination tool too.

    August 18, 2013

  • Kieran

    I adore yarrow. I collected some actually in Bellflower not too long ago. It is a magical plant of China used to fortune telling namely the I Ching.

    August 13, 2013

  • Kirsten H.

    Hell yeah baby!!!!!

    August 13, 2013

  • Kirsten H.

    Hell yeah baby!!!!!

    1 · August 13, 2013

  • Michelle W

    Please video tape or Skype. I want to go, but I'll be out of town this weekend. I'd be fine to dote. Blessings!

    1 · August 13, 2013

  • Bonnie V.

    Looking forward to the class. Thanks Julie

    1 · August 13, 2013

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