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County Museum to Host Nicole Telkes

Post Date:11/01/2017 3:07 PM


Join the Brazoria County Historical Museum on Thursday, November 9, at 6:30 p.m. as it hosts author Nicole Telkes for her book Medicinal Plants of Texas: A Guide to Locating, Growing, Harvesting and Using Plants in Texas and the Deep South.

Telkes will discuss her book, Medicinal Plants of Texas, which serves as a guide to locating, growing, harvesting and using plants in Texas and the Deep South.  There are many books on Texas plants available; however, none had plants’ medicinal properties listed until now. Jam-packed with information on 140 native, naturalized and common medicinal plants, Telkes book is full color with pictures of plants she identifies. Telkes is a practicing herbalist and naturalist with a background in geography and botanical studies, herbal-first aid.  

Limited quantities of the book will be available for sale at the Museum during the event.  Admission to the program is free.  For more information, telephone (979) 864-1208 or visit the Museum’s website at


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