"Jon is an excellent teacher with many years of knowledge and experience. His classes are fun and very practical. His prices are very affordable- a great value that can't be beat!" Rachel

Useful Plants Day Hike

 

There's food and medicine all around you! 

Lost in the woods with nothing to eat? The itch of poison ivy driving you crazy?

You’re in luck!

I'll show you the useful plants that can certainly save you from these and other miserable experiences! Join me on a fun, hands-on hike, learning the uses of over 30 plants!

 

Sample delicious wild edibles, learn how to heal tons of ailments and injuries with wild local herbs, and learn about traditional items made from these unique plants! 

Class includes a copy of my book, Useful Plants of the Southwest!

 

Cost: 45 *All materials provided- just bring a knife, snacks, and water.

Public Courses For 2020:

(Private courses also available for groups of 2-10 people-

see Sign Up page)

Sonoran DesertTucson- March 21, September 19

Red Rock Canyons- Sedona- TBA

Mountains- Flagstaff- TBA

Don't miss this opportunity to learn the useful plants from the Sonoran Desert, woodlands, AND the mountains of the Southwest!

Useful Plants Weekend!

Learn plants from three major areas!

Spend an incredible weekend sampling lots of delicious wild edibles, and learning about the powerful healing properties of local medicinal plants of over 75 plants growing in the Sonoran Desert, Woodlands, and Southwest Mountains!

 

These plants were used for making arrows, bows, sandals, basketry, etc... I'll guide you on how to make some useful items yourself- including rope from plant fibers, natural toothbrushes, and other cool gear!

 

Class includes a copy of my book, Useful Plants of the Southwest!

Cost: 90 *All materials provided- just bring a knife, snacks, and water and optional car camping supplies

 

Public Courses For 2020:

(Private courses also available for groups of 2-10 people- see Sign Up page)

Tucson- June 6 & 7,  September 12 & 13

 

Each day, you'll sample some delicious plants during our easy hikes! Mustard, fillaree, rhubarb, and cattail- yum!

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