Explore the shelves of Radicle Herb Shop and the fundamentals of herbal medicine during this free introduction to the world of medicinal herbs. Nathaniel will introduce herbal energetics and other basic theories of traditional herbalism. Herbal energetics includes thermal nature (hot and cold), moisture (damp and dry), and other qualities of medicinal herbs. Nathaniel will explain the energetics and uses of some of the many herbs and herbal preparations at Radicle, including tips on preparation and plenty of time for questions.
Nathaniel Whitmore is an herbalist from northeast Pennsylvania. He has trained in folk medicine, Native American herbal medicine, and Chinese herbal medicine; and is regarded as a local expert on wild medicinal and edible plants and mushrooms. He also practices shiatsu (acupressure) and moxabustion, and maintains a woodland learning center in Glen Spey, NY.