Herb Day is Coming…

For those of you in central Ohio that would like something different to do this weekend…
May Herb Day
SATURDAY, MAY 21, 2011

Location: Creekside Park & Plaza at 123 Mill Street and The Ohio Herb Education Center,
 110 Mill Street, Gahanna Ohio

Admission is FREE!

The Herbal Kitchen

May Herb Day offers a variety of herbal activities and speakers relating to herbs with fantastic herbal vendors and lots of great foods to sample and purchase.

This annual celebration features:

 Daylong Herb Sales

 Herbal, garden-related, and artisan vendors

 Herb of the Year – Horseradish Info with Sampling

 Summer Kitchen Educational Display

 For Children: Plant and name an herb in the Herb Center’s kitchen garden!

Special Items of Interest

• Book Signing by Jennifer Bartley, Author of the Kitchen Gardener’s Handbook

Meet The Gourmet Farm Girl  

• Tea Sampling by Herbal Teas Plus

• Sample Gourmet Syrups at the Simple Gourmet Syrups Booth – from Millersburg, Ohio – Syrup Varieties: Lavender, Strawberry, Lemon Verbena, Rhubarb w/ Wild Ginger & More!

• NEW for 2011 to compliment your herb gardens!! – Heirloom vegetable plants for sale by Circa Plants of Logan, Ohio. (Next to the herbs.)

 Tomatoes : Brandywine, Kentucky Beefsteak, Red Beefsteak, Yellow Pear, Sweet Pea Currant, Cherokee Purple, Mortgage Lifter, Tiny Tim, Amish Paste, Hillbilly, German Grape, Oxheart

 Peppers :Sweet Banana, Anaheim Chile, Early Jalapeno, Hot Paper Lantern (a red habanero), Jefferson’s Bullnose Sweet, Hungarian Hot Wax, Mini Chocolate Bell, California Wonder Sweet Bell, Ancho Poblano, Long Cayenne, Alma Paprika

 Assortment of native Ohio, climbers, and historic ornamentals

Gahanna, the Herb Capital of Ohio since 1972, invites Central Ohioans to enjoy delicious food, daylong herb sales, herbal forums, music and more. For more information call: 614.342.4380