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Midtown, Manhattan
20 W 44th St 3F
Btwn 5th & 6th Avenues
New York, New York 10036
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Venue: Midtown Center, Room D. No class 11/23/17
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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 14
Teacher: Ursula Basch

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this botany class:

This introduction to herbalism covers herbal traditions and highlights specific, health- optimizing foods and plants. Study the medicinal properties of plants used for the digestive, respiratory, and circulatory systems, as well as best practices for cultivating, harvesting, and storing herbs. Learn to prepare basic herbal teas, poultices, and soaks. 

The focus of the course is on general plant actions (carminatives, cholagogues, expectorants); detailed phytochemistry is not discussed. 

All the needed materials are included and provided for to the students.

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students can transfer into an alternate section without penalty, provided that's done at the time of cancellation, and with sufficient notice. Classes in which material is being mailed to student, require a minimum of 2 weeks' notice for changes/cancellations.


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No discounts will be granted for missed classes. There are no refunds or credits 24 hours before a course begins. A refund will be issued if your class is cancelled due to low enrollment. If you wish to withdraw from a course before it begins, you must notify the Registration Office ten full business days before the first class meeting. We will issue a refund minus a $10 processing fee.

• If you must withdraw fewer than ten days before the first class meeting:

• No refunds will be granted for course levels 0–299 and 700–999

• A 75% refund minus a $10 processing fee will be granted for course levels 300–699

Please note: Floral Design materials fees will not be refunded fewer than five (5) business days before class begins.


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New York Botanical Garden do not offer make-up classes.

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Medical Botany
Reviewed by Hirumi N. on 3/26/2016
Interesting, but no hands-on practice.
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