Flower Power: Buds & Blossoms in Folklore & Folk Medicine

Join an herbalist on an informative walk through our flower gardens.

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The buds and blossoms of plants inspire us with their beauty, fragrance, and color.

Culture is shaped by environment, and flowers bloom in folk medicine and folklore throughout the world. Join herbalist Leah Wolfe of the Trillium Center on a guided walk through the gardens at Holden Arboretum while listening to stories of bewitching love charms, old medicinal cures and current research, and tips on how to make your own flower power. After the walk, we’ll make a flower elixir to take home.

Terrain: up to 1.5 miles, mostly paved, some natural and uneven surfaces like grass and gravel, some hills

Age: Adult

Time: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Location: Holden Arboretum | Reinberger Classroom

Flower Power: Buds & Blossoms in Folklore & Folk Medicine
Saturday, July 27, 2024
10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Price: $35 per member, $50 per nonmember

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Leah Wolfe, MPH

Leah Wolfe, MPH

Community Herbalist & Health Educator, The Trillium Center

Leah started the Trillium Center, an educational project for natural arts, in 2013. The Trillium Center offers in-person and online experiences in herbalism, foraging, homesteading, folk arts, and wilderness crafts. She is co-creator of the Ohio Wild Food Fest and teaches throughout the country. She’s been studying and practicing herbalism for more than 20 years.

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