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|EDIBLE & MEDICINAL PLANTS OF THE BAY AREA: A BIOREGIONAL EXPLORATION (Seasonal Herb Walks)|
|Date||Sunday March 04|
|Time||10:00 AM - 4:00 PM|
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|Butano State Park (Pescadero, CA).|
EDIBLE & MEDICINAL PLANTS OF THE BAY AREA: A BIOREGIONAL EXPLORATION
(Seasonal Herb Walk Series)
From the mist shrouded sea cliffs to the sun-baked arid expanse of its eastern most regions, the San Francisco Bay area provides us with a chance to view a large variety of botanical specimens all within a relatively small geographical range. Join us as we discover together the diverse array of both edible and medicinal plants found growing within these contrasting yet closely interconnected micro-climates. Historical and modern medicinal applications will be covered along with any edible and/or utilitarian potential. Tips on basic plant identification will be offered, with an emphasis on how to differentiate poisonous look-alike plants from their beneficial counterparts. Plant family characteristics will be discussed as well.
Glenn Canyon Park (San Francisco, CA). Saturday, January 28. 10am-2pm.
Sibley Volcanic Regional Preserve (Oakland, CA). Sunday, February 5. 10am-2pm.
Samuel P. Taylor State Park (Lagunitas, CA). Sunday, February 26. 10am-4pm.
Butano State Park (Pescadero, CA). Sunday, March 4. 10am-4pm.
Instructor: Tellur Fenner
Make sure to bring: Water, lunch, notebook, hat/sunscreen, rain gear, and a camera.
Registration: Email (preferred): bluewindbmc [at] gmail.com
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