Ancestral Apothecary

Remembering & restoring folk and indigenous medicine.
Chamomile macerating in biodynamic grape alcohol.  #oaklandgrownherbals #herbalmedicinemaking

Chamomile macerating in biodynamic grape alcohol. #oaklandgrownherbals #herbalmedicinemaking

Chamomile,  #oaklandgrown .  Will be tinctured and made part of my remedio Siete Flores.

Chamomile, #oaklandgrown . Will be tinctured and made part of my remedio Siete Flores.

Look who’s blooming today: elderberry!  #herbalgarden  #growyourownmedicine

Look who’s blooming today: elderberry! #herbalgarden #growyourownmedicine

Motherwort.  #herbalgarden

Motherwort. #herbalgarden

Elecampane. #herbalgarden  #growyourownmedicine

Elecampane. #herbalgarden #growyourownmedicine

Baby rue. Got last year  @homesteadapothecary    #herbalgarden

Baby rue. Got last year @homesteadapothecary #herbalgarden

Angelica and nettles are close friends.  #herbalgarden

Angelica and nettles are close friends. #herbalgarden

Ashton the turtle blessing the Turtle Women Rising drum today.  Rooftop drum prayer at CIIS.

Ashton the turtle blessing the Turtle Women Rising drum today. Rooftop drum prayer at CIIS.

Springtime tinctures:  plantain, oregeno, dandelion root and motherwort. #growyourownmedicine #herbalmedicine #herbalmedicinemaking

Springtime tinctures: plantain, oregeno, dandelion root and motherwort. #growyourownmedicine #herbalmedicine #herbalmedicinemaking

Abundant harvest: two kinds of oregano,  lemon verbena and sage. #growyourownmedicine #herbalimmunity #herbalmedicine

Abundant harvest: two kinds of oregano, lemon verbena and sage. #growyourownmedicine #herbalimmunity #herbalmedicine