Herbs From The Garden: Tea Making Class At Fernwood!

www.dropbox.com.urlJoin us on Saturday, July 16th, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. for an afternoon of herbal tea making. Learn to craft your own tea blends using garden-grown herbs. We’ll also be including some local wild harvested plants that are easy to identify and well-known for their health benefits. Herbs are plants that are valued for their medicinal, aromatic, or savory qualities. From chamomile to mint to lemon balm, drying fresh herbs for aromatic teas is simple and gives you yet another reason to put your summer herb garden to use. The class will begin with an informative talk on selecting, growing, harvesting, and drying herbs ….we’ll be taking into consideration both taste and the specific health benefits of these plants while blending our tea.
Next, It’s time to get creative and start making tea ! Each participant will make their very own tea blend to take home, using an array of dried herbs from our gardens. At the end of the class, you will also get a selection of 3 herbs, potted, and ready to take along with you and plant in your own herb garden.
Of course, if there’s going to be tea, there will most certainly be scones! For more information check out our ‘classes and more’ page. If you’d like to sign up for this class, you can email us at fernwoodnursery@fairpoint.net or call us at 207-589-4726.

12 comments on “Herbs From The Garden: Tea Making Class At Fernwood!

  1. This sounds like a fantastic event – your picture is beautifully evocative, to say nothing of the scones! I do hope I get the chance to visit one day.

  2. I would love to visit too. A little far for me here in NM, but you never know. I love Maine.
    I love your blog. Thanks for following mine!
    Peace
    Mary

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