Learning botany doesn’t have to be intimidating or boring

You will feel more confident in your foraging and wildcrafting if you take the time to learn some basics.

Don’t get too caught up in the details and have fun!

So let’s talk about the basics of leaves…

Leaf veins serve several function, regardless of their arrangement:

  • Provide support to the leaf
  • Serve as a transport for water
  • Contain the phloem and xylem

What’s the difference between parallel & reticulate venation?


Botany for herbalists is covered in more detail in our Fundamentals of Holistic Herbalism Program, check it out today!