Root: Your plant path begins with the calling in your heart to be of service to the people, the plants and the planet.
Stem: This phase is about your focus on learning the plants holistically, understanding their healing virtues for the whole person, and growing in your plant knowledge and experience.
Leaf: Your focus shifts into understanding people holistically, how their body, heart, mind and soul functions when in balance and imbalanced. After all, the best herbalists don't just know their plants, they know people too!
Flower: This phase begins to integrate the previous two, putting plants and people together through learning clinical skills and applying your knowledge practically.
Fruit: You have the competence and the confidence to start being of service to your family and community as a practicing herbalist. Herbalism is no longer just a hobby, but can become your profession.