Thursday, April 16, 2020 from 10:45 AM to 12:30 PM EDT
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Allison Dush 
Massachusetts Horticultural Society 


Parkman Room of the Education Building 
900 Washington Street
Wellesley, MA 02482

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Uses and Lore of the Damask Rose 

Learn how pure Rose Oil and Rose Water are distilled and why it brings such high prices in the marketplace. Discover the lore and local stories from Turkey, home to the vast fields used for Paris purfume houses.  Nancy Engel has travelled the world to study aromatic and culinary plants.  She has worked the harvests in the South of France, Turkey, and the rainforest of Costa Rica. She has been featured in the Boston Globe, Chronicle and PBS and has won numerous awards. She was trained as a medical aromatherapist with French Doctor, Daniel Penoel, German Chemist Kurt Schnaubelt and Australian Naturopath, Robbi Zeck. 


Sponsored by The New England Unit of The Herb Society of America http://www.neuhsa.org/

$25/general admission