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the UHS presents…See the City GREEN – the August herb walk series

Hello fellow Herbies! I hope that y’all are having a great summer and enjoying the pockets of sunshine.  I’m able to be sending this from the roof of our co-op and appreciating wifi right now!  oooohhhh, sunshine feels so good! … Continue reading

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July is Calendula Month!

Good news Plant Lovers! July is Calendula Month! Do you know what Calendula looks like? It looks like the Sun! And it loves the heat.  It holds a great deal of the Sun’s energy. I’ve even started to use it … Continue reading

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Summer Solstice Update: the FIRE Issue

Happy Summer Solstice Plant Lovers! This is Garliq at the Urban Herb School writing to say Welcome Summer to (and with) all of you!  Happy Summer Solstice & National Aboriginal Day! I found out recently that the human eye can … Continue reading

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Vancouver’s Wild Foods in April

Greetings Plant Lovers! The Sun has been out consistently, or fairly consistently, over the past couple of weeks.  mmm…it’s delicious to feel the warmth of the Sun on my skin.  Sometimes it stops me in my tracks. I’m not the … Continue reading

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the Urban Herb School in the Globe and Mail

Wow, oh wow!  I’m stammering right now, I’m so delighted with this article in the Globe and Mail.  I’m ridiculously excited to share this with everyone and their dogs! So here’s the link…http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/health/new-health/health-news/the-promise-and-perils-of-backyard-herbalism/article1957034/ And it starts this way (with a … Continue reading

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Rosemary Gladstar Webinar

Greetings Plant Lovers! This is just a quick post to let you know about a wonderful herbalist offering a free webinar coming up soon… Herbs Demystified: Remedies for Family Health 5:30 Pacific – Wednesday, March 23, 2011 (8:30 EST, 7:30 … Continue reading

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See the City GREEN – Spring Classes

Greetings Plant Lovers! The Green World Wakes!  Spring is upon us!  And the Urban Herb School is hitting the ground running, so to speak. I’m ridiculously excited to be offering this class again this season.  Largely because we’ll have a chance … Continue reading

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Eliot Cowan and Plant Spirit Medicine

Plant Spirit Medicine (or PSM) is not at all a new modality.  It’s quite old in both it’s component parts, though it’s currently a small and growing movement.  Eliot Cowan‘s work has brought together 2 ancient healing techniques… the Chinese … Continue reading

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Greetings Plant Lovers! Welcome to my new herbal blog.  As the Green World comes alive this season, i’m going to be posting about plants that are in flower or otherwise call my attention. The 1st one that comes up is … Continue reading

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