Doug Elliott is a naturalist, herbalist, musician and storyteller. Doug has performed at festivals, museums, botanical gardens, nature centers, national parks, schools and conferences from Canada to the Caribbean. A couple notable places being the American Museum of Natural History in New York City and the Royal Ontario Museum.
Doug has authored several books and cd’s including Wildwoods Wisdom: Encounters with the Natural World, Woodslore: Stories, Lore, and Truth Stranger Than Fiction About the Natural World, Wild Roots: a Forager’s Guide to Wild Edible and Medicinal Roots, Tubers, Corms and Rhizomes, and most recently, Swarm Tree: of Honeybees, Honeymoons and the Tree of Life.
In this episode, we discuss herbs and storytelling, mushrooms, life in the Blue Ridge Mountains, old time remedies, mentors and more. Doug even reveals the time honored and best way to learn about herbs!
Doug’s programs, products, concerts and workshops are all listen on his website, which is http://DougEll