Introduction to Botanical Medicine and Plant Walk

Learn to identify and use medicinal plants from the Central South Texas region!

Sam Coffman will teach a short introductory class on herbal medicine and the importance of learning the medicinal plants of your own eco-region, as well as a brief overview of how to prepare and use medicinal plants in general.

Following this 20-30 minute class, he will lead a plant walk to show and discuss many of the very potent medicinal plants found in the San Antonio area.

We will cover:

  • An introduction to botanical medicine
  • Botanical Medicine Making basics
  • Working with South Central Texas plants
  • Sam’s top 10 herbs for post disaster
  • A local herb walk


Dates: May 15th, 2019. 6-8pm.

Location: EcoCentro, 1802 N Main Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212

Pre-Requisite: none required.

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