Grow your Own Herb and Cut Flower Garden

  • Sat, Apr 29, 2023 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Bridger's Backyard Garden

    404 Columbia Avenue
    Carolina Beach, North Carolina 28428
Ticket Price $55.00 This event is now over

Join Bridger Hahn of Full Moon Blooms CB and Kathryn Waple with Gray Cat Botanicals to learn how to start seeds and grow your own medicinal herb and cutting flower garden! These fabulous women love gardening and are excited to share what they have learned over the last twenty years of tending their home garden landscapes.  You will leave the workshop inspired, empowered and motivated by the possibilities for connection with nature in your own garden. 

Topics covered Include the basics of soil blocking as a method of starting seeds, site selection, and  several different styles of backyard gardening, including in ground container and raised bed. Gardening techniques will include best practices for soil health, as well as determining and building soil health through amendments and an overview of vermiculture.  

Participants will learn the basics of harvesting both medicinal herbs and cut flowers, and will  take home established soil-blocked seedlings to inspire their own garden and use of medicinal herbs. Starts of a variety of plants will also be available to purchase.  We will provide nourishing herbal infusions to enjoy during the class. 

About the Presenters: 

Bridger and Kathryn share a genuine love for supporting folks on their path to finding more joy, peace, and vitality through growing and using nourishing herbs. Strengthening your connection to the earth through slowing down, and digging deep.

Kathryn Waple is the owner and founder of Gray Cat Botanicals. She grows medicinal plants using organic and regenerative methods to make whole herb extracts using simple and safe ingredients.  She also teaches classes on how to incorporate medicinal and food like herbs into your lifestyle for the whole family. 

Bridger Hahn is the founder, owner and grower of Full Moon Blooms CB. She is committed to growing beautiful flowers while regenerating and healing the soil through organic and best practices.  Her gardens are lush and abundant thanks to the simple yet nourishing practices she has adopted throughout the years. Building community through gardening and mindfulness are driving forces of Full Moon Blooms. Her flowers adorn weddings,, ceremonies, and simple moments of remembering and honoring our everyday life. moments.  

Date & Time

Sat, Apr 29, 2023 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Venue Details

Bridger's Backyard Garden

404 Columbia Avenue
Carolina Beach, North Carolina 28428 Bridger's Backyard Garden
Gray Cat Botanicals


About us



Kathryn Sisler Waple

Certificate in the Fundamentals of Herbalism from Appalachian School of Holistic Herbalism; Apprentice with Corinna Wood of Red Moon Herbs;

BA in English from UNCW, certificate in High School Education

Kathryn Waple is an herbalist who has been working with plants for more than 15 years. Her passion is in teaching people about how to use and grow medicinal herbs safely and easily for the benefit of the whole family. She teaches classes on growing, harvesting and using medicinal herbs.

"Learning about herbalism and natural/alternative health is a form of community activism. I think it is a crucial part of bringing people together. I would like to infuse the local community with a sense of responsibility and support for individual health. Being able to heal yourself is an empowering act that lays a foundation for the ability to heal your community."

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