Ep. 88 Heirlooms and Herbals – Rose

In this episode of Mother Earth News and Friends, Joanne Bauman discusses rose (rosa), history, cultivars, and herbal uses.

Joanne Bauman, a Kansas herbalist, shares the gift of the green nations (healing food and medicine plants) in the Wise Woman Tradition of healing. Bauman (of Prairie Magic Herbals) teaches herb classes, grows and wildcrafts medicine plants, creates herbal preparations, and does consultations. Her love of the plants and easygoing teaching style make learning and using your own herbal remedies accessible to everyone. The Prairie Magic Herbals website conveys her thoughts about plants and herbalism. She first learned about plants from her pharmacist father, has a master’s degree in clinical psychology, and applied her personal experiences to counsel others in a physical rehabilitation hospital. Bauman serves as coordinator of the Herbalists Without Borders (HWB) Community Herbal Apothecary Project and as coordinator of the Kansas Chapter of HWB

Additional Resources

Find Rose products from Mountain Rose Herbs!

Heirloom Gardener – North American Wild Roses

Mother Earth Living – Wild Roses: History and Health Benefits

MOTHER EARTH NEWS – Rose Water Recipe

Mother Earth Living – Moisturizing Rose Water Recipe

Janice Marsh’s Tulsi Music

JoAnne’s Website: Prairie Magic Herbals

JoAnne’s Facebook: Prairie Magic Herbals


Our Podcast Team:
Carla Tilghman and Jessica Mitchell
HAley Casey and Charlotte French

Listen to more podcasts at MOTHER EARTH NEWS PODCAST.
Check out the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Bookstore for more resources that may interest you.
Check out the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR page for an opportunity to see some of our podcast guests live.

The Mother Earth News and Friends Podcasts are a production of Ogden Publications