5 Ways To Use Hollyhock In Your Materia Medica | Herbal Academy | Hollyhock is more than just a beautiful flower. Here are 5 ways you can add hollyhock to your materia medica!
  ON June 21,2018

5 Ways To Use Hollyhock In Your Materia Medica

You may have admired hollyhock (Althaea rosea) already in gardens, along bike paths, or in other sunny locations as a beautiful and commonly used ornamental. After all, it’s gorgeous tall stalks with large and vibrant rose-esque blooms tend to demand attention! But did you know that these stunning blooms are also an herb that can…

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  ON June 18,2018

Join Us For A Yellow Dock Plant Walk!

We’re in the midst of growing and foraging season here in the Northern Hemisphere. If you’re feeling the tug to get outside and enjoy the plants as they flourish, we hope you’ll join us today for a plant walk video with herbalist and Herbal Academy Assistant Director, Jane Metzger. Jane will be showing us how to…

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The Top 5 Ayurvedic Kitchen Spices to Keep In Stock | Herbal Academy | If you love spicy food, here are 5 Ayurvedic kitchen spices that are chock full of flavor and nutrition!
  ON June 13,2018

The Top 5 Ayurvedic Kitchen Spices to Keep In Stock

If you love spicy food, then perhaps you instinctually appreciate the aromatic, colorful allure of well-spiced cuisine. For some, the draw is innate; there is something so enticing about the crimson kick of cayenne (Capsicum annuum) and the warming brown of cinnamon, not to mention that lovely golden hue that turmeric brings to a curry….

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How To Make DIY Herbal Culinary Salts | Herbal Academy | Start stepping up the game at mealtime by making your very own DIY herbal culinary salts. They are incredibly easy to prepare and delightful to use!
  ON June 07,2018

How To Make DIY Herbal Culinary Salts

So many recipes instruct you to “add salt and pepper to taste” or “finish with a sprinkle of sea salt.” But what if we could add herbs with every finishing touch? And what if this practice made the flavor of our dishes all the more complex and delightful? Herbal culinary salts are incredibly easy to…

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5 Herbal Cookbooks For Your Kitchen | Herbal Academy | Whether you’re a complete novice or seasoned herbalist, here's 5 herbal cookbooks that will help inspire new dimensions and insights into the foods you eat.
  ON June 05,2018

5 Herbal Cookbooks For Your Kitchen

Cooking with herbs can be one of the more delicious and rewarding ways to integrate herbs into our daily life. In fact, herbs have held a place in the kitchen through the centuries, and are integral to cultural culinary traditions. Many of our first interactions with herbs may have been a garnish of parsley, meats…

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Get $15 Off a 1-Year Herbarium Membership! (6 Days Only) | Herbal Academy | We’re offering a discounted 1-year membership to The Herbarium for a limited time only! Come learn more about this great deal.
  ON May 30,2018

Get $15 Off a 1-Year Herbarium Membership! (6 Days Only)

It’s back! The 2018 Herbs & Essential Oils Super Bundle is here, and the Herbal Academy is participating again this year by offering a 1-year membership to The Herbarium to everyone who purchases a copy of this year’s bundle (current Herbarium members included)! There are over $560 worth of herb and essential oil products in…

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How To Use Morphology To Describe Plants | Herbal Academy | Do you know that the topic of plant morphology should matter to the plant enthusiast? We're looking at various ways to see morphology in action.
  ON May 24,2018

How To Use Morphology to Describe Plants

With an awareness of the many forms that plants, flowers, and leaves come in, a hike in the woods or a stroll through a garden can transform from a blur of green to a diverse exhibit of morphology. With attention to morphology, along with an understanding of binomial nomenclature and the evolutionary relationships that plant…

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How To Use Flower Essences For Emotional Support | Herbal Academy | Do you feel energized, hopeful, or at peace? Here's how to use flower essences to capture seasonal energy and support the emotional side of wellness.
  ON May 22,2018

How To Use Flower Essences for Emotional Support

How do you feel when you notice spring and summer flowers in bloom or the trees budding and bursting with life? Do you feel energized, hopeful, or at peace? Flower essences capture this subtle seasonal energy, and they are used to support the emotional side of wellness. Flower essences are created by infusing newly opened…

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