Dive into a brief history of the Shakers’ famous herb industry while enjoying a cup of herbal tea! Then, discover how the Shakers’ practices continue to influence the development of our medicinal and culinary gardens at Pleasant Hill. During this workshop you will learn practical skills for backyard herb gardening from experienced gardeners—everything from planting simple potted plants to transforming your garden into a habitat for wildlife. Finally, you will learn to identify common herb companions that will help your garden flourish in unexpected ways!
Registration is required.