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Lavender Salve Making Class
Thursday, September 3, 4:00 pm
Learn lavender growing tips & techniques, explore the benefits and uses of this medicinal plant and make a slave to take home.
Join Fieldstone Herbal founder Elyse Sadtler and Vine Gate Lavender Farm owner Ron Reinken for an informative outdoor class to learn about lavender. This experience will begin with a talk by Ron about lavender growing tips and techniques, where he will discuss overwintering, pruning, and growing requirements. Following the talk, Elyse will discuss the benefits and uses of lavender as a medicinal plant. The class will end with Elyse teaching how to make an herbal lavender salve, a topical balm using the beneficial constituents of plants to ease various skin conditions and ailments. Each participant will take home a 1 oz tin of salve.
Pre-registration is required — All materials are included. The event is open to all ages. Space is limited. All participants will be required to wear face masks.