Dandelion Herbal Center offers classes and field trips for herb students ranging from the beginner interested primarily in basic herbal crafting techniques to advanced students seeking to enhance their careers in complementary medicine.
Janes lifelong love affair with medicinal plants finds a perfect setting here in the magnificent coastal mountains of Northern California. From pristine tidepools to lush wetlands and the sacred majesty of local redwoods, we are blessed with a glorious abundance of herbs to admire and study.
Jane Bothwell has lovingly photographed over 40 plants,
carefully labelled them with their common as well as
botanical names. Our hope is that you enjoy seeing and
identifying the many plants that you encounter in your
outdoor adventures. You are encouraged to research and
learn the many characteristics and benefits of each one.
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BEGIN YOUR VIRTUAL HERB WALK!
The school is located adjacent to Janes home near Arcata, California. When Jane herself isnt teaching, she hosts an exciting array of guest teachers.
Click here for the Dandelion Herbal Center 2013 Ten-Month Herbal Studies Video
THIS JOURNEY FILLS UP QUICKLY!
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A FEW SPOTS REMAINING!
Festival of Herbs
December 2015 - May 2016
Visiting Teacher Series
Visiting teachers include:
Rosemary Gladstar Feb 6/7
Jessica Baker Mar 5/6
Kathleen Harrison April 2/3
Amanda McQuade-Crawford May 7/8
Kevin Spelman Jan 9/10
Christopher Hobbs Dec 5/6
These sessions fill up quickly.
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MEDICINAL CANNABIS CONFERENCE
APRIL 23-24, 2016
TIME TO REGISTER!
2016 Teachers include:
Donald Abrams, MD;
Ethan Russo, MD;
Dustin Sulak, DO;
Michael Fratkin MD;
Anthony Smith, Ph.D;
Paul Gallegos, Attorney
Martin Lee, Author;
Mindy Bumgarner, M.S
Tara Bluecloud, Herbalist;
Jude Nagel, Herbalist;
Bryan Willkomm, Patient Advocate
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PO Box 4440
Arcata, CA 95518
We are dedicated to furthering and preserving herbal traditions and teaching ecological ways to cohabit the world.
"Dandelion Herbal Center is one of the best trainings for those who truly want to touch the body and spirit of herbs.
Director-Herbalist, Jane Bothwell, brings decades of knowledge and a wisdom that can only be borne from direct, and deep, connections with the Earth. Jane walks her talk and it shows in her program."
Cascade Anderson Geller, Herbalist, Portland, Oregon