Herb Garden Gathering — Wednesday August 19th — Aronia the Super Food

Hey folks! Did you know that Aronia berries are a super food? A local farmer at Carandales included them in his test of unusual fruits in Wisconsin a few years back. He liked them so much he has a field of them. Find out more at the garden this Wednesday. There is a lot available for harvest: lemon balm, mint, hyssop, yarrow, anise hyssop, and white sagebrush for making smudge sticks. You can dig up divisions of these plants too.

Wednesday, August 19                   6:00 to 8:30 pm

Come even if you can’t make it right at 6:00. We have been breaking around 7:00 or 7:30 to learn about our herb of the day.

There will be light weeding so please bring water, bug spray, and a favored tool. There are tools available as well. No prior gardening experience needed. We look forward to visiting with you!

Location: 3919 Gray Road, DeForest

Take the Windsor Road exit off Hwy 51 and drive about a mile.  Turn left onto Portage Rd.  Drive about 1/2 mile.  Just before you get to Gray Road, turn onto the grass “driveway” (just past the pine trees).  Please do not park in the Token Creek Eco-Inn asphalt driveway.

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