Use the form to the right to email Sarah Sorci,                                                  Sweet Flag Community Herbalist.

Or contact Sarah by phone or mail:

PO Box 261, Fredonia, NY  14063


Fredonia, New York

Invasive Plant Medicine

Classes & Events

Educational workshops are the bread and butter of Sweet Flag Herbs. In western New York, there is an abundance of medicinal and edible plants growing in every lawn, sidewalk crack, and wooded area. Sarah offers workshops about identifying, sustainably harvesting/cultivating, and making concoctions with these plants.

Sarah has experience offering programming for individuals of all ages and ability levels, including differently-abled individuals. If you are interested in scheduling an event or would like more info, visit the Contact Page to get in touch.

photo credit: Jessica Cunningham Photography 

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Invasive Plant Medicine

Hamburg Community Education (Hamburg Middle School)
Cost: $18. Click here for registration info and class location

WNY is home to many "invasive" plants which have a notable (and often unwanted) presence in the landscape. Luckily, many of these plants are edible and medicinal. In this class, Sarah will help you identify and safely use species like garlic mustard, purple loosestrife, multiflora rose, Japanese knotweed, barberry and more.

Cost includes samples and recipes. Optional $4 lab fee covers a baggie of herbs to take home.

Earlier Event: October 30
Invasive Plant Medicine
Later Event: November 13
Herb-Infused Gifts for the Holidays