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Laura Cascardi


Laura Cascardi has a passion for sharing herbal knowledge, healing with herbs, life-long learning and creating community. She is the director and creator of Equinox Center of Herbal Studies and has been passionate about herbs and herbalism since childhood. She was formally trained at Rocky Mountain Center for Botanical Studies from 1999-2001, and she coupled her herbal training with a bachelor’s degree from CSU in Biological Sciences with a concentration in Botany.