• Herb of the Year

    Hops,  Humulus lupulus, are used primarily as a flavoring and stability agent in beer. They impart a bitter taste to beer, while malt imparts sweetness. The plant is a vigorous, climbing, herbaceous perennial, usually trained to grow up strings in a field called a Hopfield, a hop garden, or hop…

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  • Book Sale

    Just in time for the Holidays The St Louis Herb Society is offering many of our books at a substantial savings. All in the Name is now $4.00, retail price $10.00 Lore & Legend is now $6.00, retail price $10.00 Herbal Cookery is now $15.00, retail price $29.95 How to…

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Herb Garden

The St. Louis Herb Society (TSLHS) Herb Garden, located at the rear of Tower Grove House (Henry Shaw's home) at the Missouri Botanical Garden was completely renovated in 2004. With the cooperation of the MBG, the Herb Society members designed a garden featuring hundreds of “plants with a use”.

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