Online Educational Resources
Matthew Wood Institute of Herbalism – Educational opportunities with a number of herbalists
Henriette’s Herbal – A great resource for plant information
Plants For A Future – Includes a searchable database of 7,000 plants
Learning Herbs – Free home remedies and simple herbal medicine making
Maude Grieve — A Modern Herbal – A classic resource for plant information
jim mcdonald – Michigan herbalist with an “energetic folk herbalism” approach
Aviva Romm, MD — Midwife and Herbalist
Sage Mountain Botanical Sanctuary – founded by Rosemary Gladstar
Susun Weed – Herbalist in the Wise Woman Way
HerbMentor – A membership featuring herbal courses, videos, podcasts, resources, articles, weekly quizzes, and an interactive community forum
Do It Green! Minnesota – Educating Minnesotans about Living Sustainably and Building Healthy Communities
Herb Study Programs
Herb Supplies & Pharmacies
Present Moment Herbs & Books
Bulk herb and homeopathic remedy retailer located in Uptown Minneapolis, MN. Vast assortment of herbal extracts & capsules, rare homeopathic remedies, internal cleansing products, essential oils & aromatherapy items, flower essences, vitamins & supplements, personal care products, and incense to warm the senses. Plus thousands of books. An icon.
Tao Natural Foods
Bulk herbs, books and supplements in Uptown, Minneapolis, MN.
Mastel’s Health Foods
Wellness Experts in St. Paul, MN.
Mountain Rose Herbs
American grower, processor, distributor, and retailer of herbs, spices, teas, essential oils and DIY ingredients used in herbalism. Known for organic, sustainably sourced, and wild harvested products.
Cannon Valley Herbals, Northfield MN
You-Pick medicinal herb garden
The Medicine Tree – Herbal Pharmacy & Clinic
Jewelweed: Health and Wellness
A lovely shop located on beautiful Lake Minnetonka in Wayzata, MN. Specializing in high quality, small batch, often surprising goods that support the interconnected health of the planet and its people.
Herbalist & Alchemist
David Winston’s herbal supplements.
Coop Directory Service
Source of information about natural food co–ops.
Growing & Planting Herbs
You Pick Garden
You pick your own medicinal herbs in Northfield, Minnesota
Strictly Medicinal Seed
Richo Cech’s site.
Prairie Moon Nursery
A wonderful local resource, but they don’t focus on medicinal plants.
Mother Earth Gardens
Two locations in the metro with a nice supply of medicinal plants.
PSA: Plants Not to Share (invasive)
American Herbalist Guild – Promotes clinical herbalism as a viable profession rooted in ethics, competency, diversity, and freedom of practice.
Minnesota Natural Health Legal Reform Project: The Minnesota Natural Health Legal Reform Project (MNHLRP), a 501c4 grass roots consumer organization, was formed in 1996 to protect access to natural health care in the state of Minnesota.
Minnesota Natural Health Coalition – Formed to protect our consumer access to naturopaths and other such unlicensed practitioners and to the holistic doctors and dentists who were practicing differently from the “standard of care”.
Minnesota Native Plant Society – Dedicated to the conservation and appreciation of Minnesota’s native plants and plant communities
United Plant Savers – Mission is to protect native medicinal plants of the United States and Canada and their native habitat while ensuring an abundant renewable supply of medicinal plants for generations to come.
The Permaculture Research Institute for Cold Climate – design and demonstrate permaculture systems for living sustainably in colder climates
Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden and Bird Sanctuary
A wildflower garden home to many herbs and medicinal plants.