Since ancient times herbalists have relied upon the notion that the shape, appearance, color and habitat of a plant reveal its purpose. Simply stated, plants look like the disease or organ that it helps to balance. This principle is known as the Doctrine of Signatures, according to Traditional Western Herbalism.
Learn how this time-honored wisdom is useful in helping you select the right herb for certain conditions. This eye-opening class will detail how to detect various plant signatures. We will plan to spend the whole time outside looking at plants and finding the clues they give us which reveal their medicinal uses. By learning this technique, you will be amazed at your ability to figure out possible matches.