THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO COVID19
DATE: 4 April 2020
TIME: 10am - 11.30am
PLACE: Newlands Forest Parking Lot - 10am sharp!
Aether & Nourish'd are teaming up for a guided walk & talk through the Newlands forest - Discover edible weeds, medicinal plants & useful fungi as we walk through the pine plantations & indigenous forests just below the table mountain nature reserve.
We reside in one of, if not the most beautiful place, in the world. Teeming with biodiversity, and untapped knowledge - we will discover plants & mushrooms used by indigenous tribes hundreds of years ago, and modern new-world flora that can be incorporated into your cooking back home.
- 1.5 hour forage & talk outlining edible and useful plants & mushrooms
- Q&A on growing,
- Prize for 2 lucky individuals ( includes 1 x Aether book - edible weeds & pioneer plants of Southern Africa, Indigenous Ashwagandha Extract & Indigenous Reishi Mushroom Extract )
ABOUT CULLEN & AETHER HERBALIST AND APOTHECARY:
Aether Herbalist and Apothecary is a natural medicines manufacturer, founded by Cullen and his Partner Ricky, that focuses on speciality and wild-harvested plants and mushrooms. They also offer FREE forages, consultations and reading material over and above their range of laboratory grade herbals.
Cullen found his lifelong passion in mushrooms after escaping the corporate world. When he's not hunting new species in the old-growth forests, or tinkering in the lab, he spends his time writing. He has written 3 short books covering topics like edible weeds, medicinal plants and mushroom medicine - and is currently writing a full-length book on the traditional and medicinal use of mushrooms in Southern Africa.
- Tickets are completely FREE. Simply show up at 10am on the day, or reserve through our website so we can get a basic idea of numbers.