Grow Your Own, Nevada! Fall 2012: Growing Culinary and Medicinal HerbsPresentation Transcript
September 12, 6-8 pmGrow Your Own UNCE
• Why herbs?• We’ll cover 12 easy herbs:How to grow them in theHigh DesertHow to harvest and storethemHow to use these herbsboth culinary & medicinally
• Used for Centuries • World-wide Use • Easy to grow & Great Tasting • Attract Beneficial Insects or Repel Pest InsectsHerbs are Fragrant, Practical, Decorative, and Nutritious!
Herbalism In Ancient Texts Medieval EuropeanEgyptian Arabic Chinese
Homeopathic Medicine - EuropeTraditionalChinese HerbalismMedicine around the World Today Phytotherapy - Egypt Ajurveda - India
1. Aloe vera2. Calendula3. California Poppy How to grow them in the High Desert4. Chamomile5. Echinacea How to harvest and store them6. Fennel7. Garlic How to use these herbs for8. Lavender culinary & medicinal purposes9. Oregano10. Rosemary11. Valerian12. Yarrow