Thursday, July 23, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM EDT
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Allison Dush 
Massachusetts Horticultural Society 


The Gardens at Elm Bank - Parkman Classroom 
900 Washington Street
Wellesley, MA 02482

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Herbal Teas, Infusions and Tinctures


Using the Herbs you grow- Herbal Teas, Infusions and Tinctures

Herbs can be extremely beneficial if used properly.  For thousands of years, people have used herbs for medicinal, culinary and spiritual usage, even growing them just for beauty. From drying thyme and chamomile for tea to infusing oils to add an extra flavor in the kitchen, join Melissa Pace for this afternoon workshop.

Melissa Pace is an award-winning horticulturalist who competes in numerous garden and flower shows, from Philadelphia Flower Show to the Bolton Fair. She has been a University of Rhode Island Master Gardener since 2003. Melissa has been a presenter for numerous garden clubs and civic organizations throughout New England since 1995. Melissa holds a master’s degree in teaching from Bridgewater University, is an artist and art teacher and is currently employed as a Garden Educator for the Massachusetts Horticultural Society.

Together we will learn easy, useful, and delicious ways to use herbs. 

Materials provided will be:

      Oil, vinegar, salt or simple syrup

      Herbs enough to complete the recipe

      A chart of common herbs and their uses

      Herbal recipe cards

      A list of New England herb Gardens and herb sellers



$40/general admission