Nov 192012
Plant Healer Sneak Peek... & Community Alert

Plant Healer Sneak Peek… & Community Alert Releasing Dec. 3rd is the Winter issue of Plant Healer, Issue #9, continuing our mission to not only inform and inspire, but also assist the revitalization of our folk herbal community. New Content We’ve added 2 new departments this quarter.  The first is called “The Herbalist Mother: An [...]

Sep 242012
Plant Healer Annual Volume 2 - 1,000 pages!

We’re fresh back from putting on our 3rd annual event for herbalists, now called The Herbal Resurgence Rendezvous: Medicine Of the People, By the People, For the People.  What a shindig!  There were more participants, and there was more diversity, energy and excitement than ever before!  One of our first tasks after getting home, was [...]

Aug 292012
Plant Healer Magazine Interview with Sean Donahue

Plant Healer Interview: Sean Donahue In dialogue with Jesse Wolf Hardin Sean Donahue has been a devoted component of Plant Healer and the Medicine of The People/TWH conference since the very beginning, and will be bringing some compelling classes to the upcoming event in Arizona, Sept. 13th through 16th. Plant Healer Magazine: Welcome, it’s good [...]

Aug 262012
Plant Healer Call For Writers: U.S. & International

Plant Healer CALL FOR U.S. & INTERNATIONAL WRITERS (Herbalist, Wildcrafter, Grower, Activist…) Plant Healer Magazine – the “magazine different” – is calling for new writers with new perspectives and a deeply personal and powerful style… on subjects related to herbalism and herbal related arts and culture.  We have a cadre of awesome authors contributing to [...]

Aug 132012
Last Printing of the 2010-2011 Plant Healer Annual

Last Of The 2011 Plant Healer Annuals – And Upcoming! Limited Number Remaining: 2011 Plant Healer Annual Book We’re down to our last 70 copies, and with the upcoming release of the 2012 version, it’s uncertain if we will be printing any more of the 2011 Annual – 800 pages of articles, interviews, photos and [...]

Jul 302012
Interview with Curandero Charles Garcia

Plant Healer Interview with Charles “Doc” Garcia (curandero) In Dialogue With Jesse Wolf Hardin – May, 2012 Doc Garcia is the founder of the California School of Traditional Hispanic Herbalism, street herbalist and well intentioned provocateur, as well as a regular Plant Healer writer and teacher at the Traditions In Western Herbalism Conferences.  His teachings [...]

Jul 172012
Greek Herbal Medicine: The Four Qualities and the Four Degrees by Matthew Wood

Intro: The following is an excerpt from the Spring 2012 issue Plant Healer, herbalist Matthew Wood’s excellent explanation of the basics of Greek Herbal Medicine, a predecessor to subsequent Western herbal healing traditions.  This never before published work is an example of the contributions Matt has been making to Plant Healer Magazine through his regular [...]

Jun 252012
Corazón a Corazón: Exploring Traditional Models of the Healer’s Practice

Excerpted from the Summer 2012 Issue of Plant Healer Magazine Corazón a Corazón: Exploring Traditional Models of the Healer’s Practice by Kiva Rose Hardin Even after so many years of devotion to the plants and experiential practice in herbalism, something just didn’t feel right… At a certain point in my healing studies, I narrowed my [...]

Jun 052012
It's Here!: 300 Page Summer Plant Healer Magazine …. It’s Here! Now Available For Download: The Nearly 300 Page Long Summer Issue of PLANT HEALER The Magazine Different …. Yes, crazy us!  297 full color pages, stuffed with all manner of herbal medicine and plant wisdom, leading edge practice and the history of healing, art and humor…. the best writers in herbalism [...]

Jun 052012
River Medicine: Alder’s Transformation of Lymph, Blood, and The Human Ecology

This monograph was previously published by Plant Healer Magazine River Medicine: Alder’s Transformation of Lymph, Blood, and The Human Ecology by Kiva Rose “Eventually, all things merge into one, and a river runs through it.” – Norman MacLean Common Names: Alder, Mountain Alder, Canyon Alder, Red Alder, River Alder, Thinleaf Alder etc., Botanical Name: Alnus spp. [...]

May 302012
The Medicine Bear - A Novel for Herbalists and Healers

In the midst of creating the Summer issue of Plant Healer, organizing the TWH Conference and preparations for an oncoming wildfire, I’m also pleased to be able to announce the release of Wolf’s new book, The Medicine Bear. A powerful novel of love, healing, devotion, coming of age, and sense of place, but more than [...]

May 132012
Sneak Peek: Plant Healer Summer Issue Contents

–––––––– Here’s Your Sneak Peek at The Summer Issue of PLANT HEALER The Magazine Different Available for Download June 4th Excitement abounds!  We are just this week completing production of the 7th edition of Plant Healer Magazine, the nearly 300 page long Summer issue available for download on the 4th of June. As always, Plant [...]

May 082012
Without Remedy: An Exploration of Scent, Plants, and Perfumery

Without Remedy: An Exploration of Scent, Plants, and Perfumery Excerpted from the now available Spring 2012 Issue of Plant Healer Magazine by Kiva Rose Hardin “Odors have a power of persuasion stronger than that of words, appearances, emotions, or will. The persuasive power of an odor cannot be fended off, it enters into us like [...]

Apr 192012
Herbalist Humor: Cowboy Medicine

Plant Healer is 280 color pages of herbal and foraging information, art and humor.  For more information or to advertise or subscribe, go to: …. (repost and forward freely)