Foraging for Native Edibles by Eric Knight

Date: April 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
May 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Ladybird Johnson Wildflower Center
4801 La Crosse Ave.
Austin TX 78739

Description: Fruits and flowers everywhere, but not a bite to eat? Learn foraging skills and discover the native plants that are safe for your plate like prickly pear, purslane and spiderwort on this identifying and harvesting tour with an expert. Eric Knight was raised as a naturalist in Austin. He has taught classes on edible and useful plants both at the Austin Nature & Science Center and Earth Native Wilderness School and has studied herbalism at the Wildflower School of Botanical Medicine.

He is also a co-founder and owner at Local Leaf where he wild-harvests, brews, and bottles Yaupon tea.

Fee: $25 Space is limited and registration is required. Members received discounts on registration. Learn about membership here. Register here for April 28. Register here for May 19.

Learn more: Phone 512 232-0100

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