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Herbs to Respect: Devils Club and Poke
November 6, 2021 9:00 am - 10:30 am PDT
Join us for an introduction to two powerful medicine plants that command our respect: Katolen Yardley, MNIMH speaks on Oplopanax horridus (Devil’s Club or Devil’s Walking Stick) and Phytolacca decandra / americanum (Pokeroot). We will review both traditional first nations use of this revered plant covering topics from spiritual to topical and medicinal use of Devil’s Club then move on to learning about Pokeroot. We will review the phytochemistry and known therapeutic actions and clinical indications.