Saturday, September 22, 2012

21st Annual San Antonio Herb Market

The 21st Annual Herb Market

Come Celebrate Rose "Herb of The Year" for 2012
Date: Saturday October 20, 2012
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Place: The Historic Pearl Brewery
Pearl Parkway & Avenue A
Bring the family and friends. Its free and open to the public.

9:00 – 2:00 "Ask The Experts" Local Rose & Herb Experts
Questions about Herbs? Ask our experts!
9:30– 10:15 Growing Herbs 101 Shane Dunford
Learn how easy it is to grow herbs in your landscape and containers. Shane is the Managing Director of Nature’s Herb Farm and will guide you through the proper care for herbs in our region.
10:30 – 11:30 Rose, Herb of the Year Robbi Will
We are excited to have Robbi Will with The Antique Rose Emporium as our Featured Speaker. Robbi will share the lore and legends of the Rose and and will enchant you with the rich history of roses explaining why for thousands of years cultures across the globe have valued this fragrant and beautiful plant. And if you think that roses are hard to grow - think again. You will learn the species that do well here with very little maintenance.
12:00– 1:00 Cooking Demo:
Cooking With Rose Chef Steve McHugh
Chef Steve McHugh, always the creative chef, will share the culinary side of this versatile herb. Come see his demo and share a taste of what may become your new favorite ingredient!
1:30– 2:30 Roses as Medicine,
Aromatherapy & Craft
San Antonio Herb Society
Join the SA Herb Society as they share ways of using Rose in the home.

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