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We’ll be at the market with a booth 9/12 & 26! See our next market menu at the bottom of the page

September at Big Sky Herbs

Bringing in the leaves…

Awe..Tulsi is so fragrant!

September in Missoula, Montana is a transitional time in the garden. We can have high temperatures in the 90’s and drop to lows of 40’s. Our average first frost date is Sept. 21. With that in mind, we harvest like crazy knowing it could be the last time for many of our herb leaves. We’re also planning for fall transplanting and installing more permaculture…namely leaves and other organic matter. As the summer comes to a close, over 130 different herb plants will be getting a final ‘haircut’ to be fashioned into dried culinary arrangements and wellness teas. With Covid measures in place we’re going to kick off the month with a Volunteer Learning Day on Labor Day 9/7. We’ll put all the details in our News and events blog and on the Volunteer/Intern page.

Spread the herb,

Lori Elliott

PS: We post pretty much every week on our News and Events page, Facebook, or Instagram since we’re always doing something  you might want to be involved with…join us from 6 feet out in the garden!

We will be out there…

At the Clark Fork Market 9/12 & 26

come to our booth or do curbside pickup at https://clarkforkrivermarket.localfoodmarketplace.com/Products

At the Crafting room and in the Garden

The online store is open at these hours–you may need to order the day before, and pick up curbside the following day 

Mon. –6-8 pm local delivery                 Tues. –9-11 am
Wed. –9-11 am                Thur. –9-11 am
Fri. – closed                      Sat & Sun –TBA on Fridays*

Sun. –6-8 pm local delivery  

*This schedule is for September. Weekend hours may be altered according to markets and Volunteer Learning Sessions. Call ahead for curbside pickup as well as shopping one at a time-we’re following all CDC mandates and guidelines. Shop online at https://big-sky-herbs.square.site/

Here’s a printable brochure to have on hand -page 2 has most dried products–

2020 Printable Brochure

For Volunteering Learning sessions, check out the Internship and Volunteering page or News and Events on Friday or just email or call us.


9/12 Market Menu- TBA
Selling cups to go: We can’t sell or sample our Wellness Teas yet

Fresh herbs!

Here’s a list of what we’ll have with us: All our fresh bunches come with herb info, tips and recipes for culinary herbs 

Culinary-Oregano, French sorrel, Sage, Thyme, Thai basil, Cinnamon basil, Greek basil (compact), Marjoram, Rosemary

Wellness tea-Holy basil, Mugwort, Achillea (Yarrow) Chocolate mint, Goldenrod. Make sun tea out of all our wellness teas!

Featured products with hot weather in mind…

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