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Herbal Resource Guide

Adventure in Well-Being
Christine Esters
(707) 545-2423
3924 Princeton Drive, Santa Rosa, CA 95405
Detox spa helping people overcome fatigue, bloating, and constipation. We support you to feel lighter and sexier. Monthly 10 day cleanse.

An Herb for All Seasons
Beth Riedel, AHG, NC
(707) 874-2922
PO Box 1612 , Forestville, CA 95436
Herbal, nutritional, flower essence & companion animal consultations since 1985. Workshops include both on-going & 1 day classes with topics from Herbal First Aid to 10 Month Apprenticeship.

Bear Wallow Herbs
Cara Saunders
(530) 462-4784
PO Box 1033, Sawyers Bar, CA 96027
Off-the-grid in remote mountains near Salmon River, CA. Handmade organic herbal tinctures and salves. Homegrown and wildcrafted herbs. Bestseller - Herbal Medicine First Aid kit!

Blue Otter School of Herbal Medicine
Karyn Sanders & Sarah Holmes
(530) 468-4342
We teach herbal medicine from a Native American, energetic perspective. We offer a full-time certificate program focused on clinical practices and part time courses all located in the mountains of Northern California.

Botanical Preservation Corps
Ben Kamm
PO Box 1368, Sebastopol, CA 95473
Dedicated to the preservation and evolution of human relations with the botanical realm. Exotic herbs, books, recordings, Ethnobotanical Andean tours. For plants/seeds

California School of Herbal Studies
(707) 887-7457
PO Box 39, Forestville, CA 95436
Located two miles west of Forestville, in beautiful Sonoma County, the California School of Herbal Studies is one of North America's oldest centers for herbal education. Our mission is to help create sustainable communities by providing Earth-centered, community based herbal education. CSHS works to empower individuals with the skills, experience and confidence needed by the community herbalist. We offer full and part time classes - Please call or write for a catalog!

Chinese Medicinal Herb Farm ~ Peggy Schafer
(707) 765-9611
296 Wetmore Lane, Petaluma, CA 94952
Offering organically grown Asian field grown medicinals and seed. Our goal is to grow the highest quality, most efficaceous botanical medicine. Internships available.

Clear and Vibrant Healing Skin Care - Living Earth Flower Essences
(707) 829-1772
PO Box 1019, Sebastopol, CA 95473
Face cream, body lotion, mask, lip balm, hydrosols, with naturally healing and organic ingredients. No Synthetic preservatives. All made locally by Sylvia Marie

Dandelion Herbal Center
Jane Bothwell, Director
(707) 442-8157
4803 Greenwood Heights Drive, Kneeland, CA 95549
Jane Bothwell directs the Dandelion Herbal Center where she provides a variety of herbal classes for beginning and intermediate students and herbal travel adventures around the globe.

Evergreen Herb Garden & School of Integrative Herbology
Candis Cantin
(530) 626-9288
PO Box 1445, Placerville, CA 95667
Integrating Avurveda, Chinese, and Western Herbal Traditions with Herbalist
Candis Cantin -- Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced Programs.

Farmacopia - Integrative Health Clinic & Herbal Apothecary
(707) 528-HERB
(800) 896-1484 toll free
95 Montgomery Drive, Suite 90, Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Open Monday - Friday 10:00am to 6:00pm
Farmacopia is your local resource for holistic healthcare. Part integrative clinic and part wellness store, Farmacopia offers a robust mix of services along with herbal & nutrition supplements to support your wellness, naturally. Schedule an appointment or health consultation with any of our seasoned practitioners specializing in Naturopathy, Herbal Medicine, Nutrition, Acupuncture and Manual Medicine or visit us in store for your supplement needs. Our on-site wellness store features a modern-day Tincture Bar where our on-staff herbalists formulate and blend custom tinctures for whatever ails you (or your clients)!

Fu Tian Herbs, LLC
(888) 934-3727 toll free
PO Box 2153, Petaluma, CA 94953
100% certified organic, domestic Chinese herbal extracts. It is our belief that the highest quality, purist ingredients produce the most effective herbal medicine.

Galens Way ~ Matthew Persico
(800) 742-0848
PO Box 2524, Sebastopol, CA 95473
Medicine maker & manufacturer of herb-rich body care. Unique products formulated with organic oils, plants, and seaweeds for serious—luxurious—skin care. Full line of concentrated herbal extracts (formulated with organic alcohol) is available to practitioners.

Go Wild Consulting
Jolie Egert
(510) 666-9433
Fairfax, CA
Go Wild Consulting fosters and protects healthy ecosystems that include traditional and sustainable uses by humans.

Gathering Thyme
(415) 524-8693
226 Sir Francis Drake Blvd, San Anselmo, CA
Your Neighborhood Herb Shop - Locally owned and staff by experienced herbalists and healthcare educators, our goal is to empower and educate the community about self care using herbs and other natural remedies.

Harmony Farm Supply
(707) 823-9125
3244 Highway 116 North, Sebastopol, CA 95472
Organic fertilizers and pest controls; drip irrigation equipment; horticultural tools and books; organic nursery with huge herb and native plant selection and wild flower seeds.

Harmony Healing Center ~ Laurel Brody, L.Ac.
(707) 829-3658
9051 D Mill Station Road, Sebastopol, CA 95472
Specializing in Women’s Health, 20+ years in practice; Nurturing & Grounded; Lifestyle & Nutritional Counseling; Herbs & Supplements available. Affordable Rates. Beautiful Country Clinic.

Herbal Apothecary
(707) 824-0479
PO Box 2514, Sebastopol, CA 95473
A full line herbal pharmacy providing handcrafted medicines for practitioners and the general public. Using organic Western and “clean” Chinese herbs and Demeter certified organic grape alcohol.

Down to Earth Massage

Shannon Williams, Herbalist/CMT
(707) 861-3376
1137 Pine Tree Lane, Sebastopol, CA 95472
Massage and herb education/consultation.

Integrative Healing Studio
Jennifer Heminger

(707) 738-5979
497 Walnut Street, Suite F, Napa, CA 94558
A Studio for Creative Wellness, Integrative Healing offers massage and bodycare services, workshops on medicine making and learning herbs as well as yoga and movement.

Gail Julian
Common Knowledge Herbs
(707) 829-8923
Common Knowledge Herbs blends herbal classes, apprenticeships, clinical practice, medicine making, product development with individual study and community sharing. We have much to learn.

Laguna Farm
(707) 823-0823
1720 Cooper Road, Sebastopol, CA 95472
We grow organic vegetables and herbs, supplying our CSA (Community Shared Agriculture) subscription program, farm markets, and the Sonoma County Herb Exchange.

Lynn's Lavender
(707) 874-1060
3335 Harrison Grade Road, Sebastopol, CA 95472
Lynn's Lavender provides organically certified lavender buds. Other lavender products include lotions, closet accessories, soaps, gifts, culinary items, bridal accessories and projects for crafters, gift shops, bath and body and other retailers. Please call for wholesale information.

Mama Bear Layout & Design - Leila Rand
(707) 823-3606
Affordable, high-quality web and graphic design for small businesses and non-profits.

Pam Montgomery
Partner Earth Education Center
(802) 293-5996
1525 Danby Mtn. Road, Danby, VT 05739

Napa Valley Botanicals - Terri Toso
(707) 664-0768
7139 Carillon Ct., Rohnert Park, CA 94928
Herb starts/seeds, freshly dried herbs/tea blends, healing salve, lip balms, lavender cream, bug repellant, analgesic balm. All herbs grown here!

North Coast Native Nursery
Roanne Kaplow
(707) 769-1213

Northern California Women’s Herbal Symposium
(707) 824-1429
Laytonville, CA
Four full days of inspiring Herbal and Sustainable classes for women three times a year. Includes camping, gourmet vegetarian meals, handcrafted marketplace, Rites-of-Passage Ceremonies, campfire, drumming and dancing, swimming, and more!

Oak Valley Herb Farm
Kathi Keville
(520) 265-9552
PO Box 2482, Nevada City, CA 95959
The American Herb Association and Oak Valley Herb Farm present herb and aromatherapy courses by author Kathi Keville in her Sierra herb gardens. Aromatherapy Seminar (fall), Herbal Medicine Systems Classes (winter), Wild Herb Walks (Spring), Herbal Apprenticeship (Spring-Summer). Kathi's books and quality essential oils and aromatherapy products available on the website.

Occidental Arts and Ecology Center
(707) 874-1557
15290 Coleman Valley Rd., Occidental, CA 95465
A non-profit research demonstration, participatory education center & farm which features hundreds of heirloom varieties of CCOF approved vegetables, flowers & herbs seedlings. Spring & Fall plant sells.

Rosemary’s Garden
(707) 829-2539
132 N. Main St., Sebastopol, CA 95472
Supplying Northern CA Herbalists since 1972. We answer thousands of questions every year about herbal products. Highest standards for freshness, quality, and best practices. Visit us for answers to your herbal and personal care needs.

The Shamanastary
Mitcho Thompson
(707) 823-3183
1959 Gravenstein Hwy South, Sebastopol, CA 95472

Simplers Botanical Company
(707) 824-5900
P.O. Box 2534, Sebastopol, CA 95473
An herbalist owned and operated business since 1981. Highest quality therapeutic-grade organic essential oils and herbal extracts, first aid essential oil blends, educational literature. Sonoma County based. Supporting organic distilleries and farms.

Sonoma County Herb Association
(707) 861-0336
P.O. Box 2162, Sebastopol, CA 95473
We are a local non-profit with the mission of “Fostering respect for the green world and our community through the responsible use and sustainable cultivation of herbs.” Monthly meetings are open to the public and we have a quarterly newsletter. Call for information.

Sonoma County Herb Exchange
(707) 824-1447
The Herb Exchange is a local clearinghouse providing fresh and dry organic herbs directly from grower to herbalist, medicine makers and practitioners. We specialize in hand harvested, top quality, whole herbs and roots. Open to the public, call for catalog.

Taproot Medicine
Taproot Medicine offers high quality herbal medicine, community classes, and herbal consultations serving the Bay Area. Each herbal syrup has been formulated with specific people in mind, as a response to issues that most of us deal with these days (compromised immune function, stress, low iron and mineral intake.) It is safe and deeply healing. Taproot is committed to helping people become comfortable with the presence of health—not the absence of illness. Engaging in your own health is becoming a part of the movement towards true health care.

Traditional Medicinals™
(800) 543-4372
4515 Ross Road, Sebastopol, CA 95472
For over 30 years Traditional Medicinals® has offered the highest quality, pharmacopoeial grade herbal products. We are committed to using organic ingredients and we follow socially responsible business practices.

(415) 613-7010
4200 18th St. Suite 204, San Francisco, CA 94114
Shiatsu, acupressure, somatic education and herbal consultation.