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Garden to Medicine Cabinet: Medicinal Plants and Herbs of the Foodway

Saturday, May 30, 2020

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.

Please note the updated time: this workshop begins at 11:00 a.m.
Bronx River Alliance and GreenThumb

Join us for a tour of the Bronx River Foodway and learn about medicinal plants of the Foodway that can help to relieve common ailments. Participants will have an opportunity to forage for edibles for use at home!

This workshop is offered in partnership with the Bronx River Foodway, a project that examines how a sustainable food landscape can be integrated into a public park. Currently, the Foodway offers access to a variety of edible plants including medicinal plants like echinacea, nut trees like the chestnut, an assortment of native berries, as well as a section dedicated to kitchen herbs and recognizable veggies.

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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

GreenThumb,

Contact Number

(212) 602-5300

Contact Email

greenthumbinfo@parks.nyc.gov

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