NEISD - Community Education

Home & Garden - Herbs 101 for the Garden & More

Savor the joys of an edible and useful landscape! Herbalist, horticulturalist, and designer Diane Lewis will give a PowerPoint presentation with great herb pictures and discuss the herbs best suited to our area and how to blend them into everyday life. Learn how to cultivate, harvest and store herbs and save money. Have fun learning how to make a relaxing tea blend and bath salts with samples to take home. Enjoy lunch (recipes provided) and a guided tour of the herb gardens at the San Antonio Botanical Garden. A $10 supply fee is payable to the instructor and covers materials, herbal tea, bath salts, and herbal-based lunch. Admission to the garden is included in the cost of tuition. No discount.