Orange County Herb Society


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Due to a lack of attendance the OCHS will not be meeting on a regular basis

Time and Location:

The OCHS may meet occasionally. Check back for upcoming meetings.



The purpose of the OCHS was to promote an interest in the knowledge and use of garden herbs for educational purposes.

Meeting included:
  • Presentations on Garden Herbs
  • Cultivation of Garden Herbs
  • Culinary Demonstrations
  • Herbal Crafts and Workshops
  • Tea Parties
  • Field Trips

The International Herb Association
pick for the Herb of the Year for 2017 is Coriander/Cilantro Coriandrum sativum and for 2018 is Hops Humulus spp.

Links of Interest: Links to Botanical Gardens, Arboretums, Nurseries, and Garden supplies.

Garden Events Calendar: Workshops, classes, garden shows, plant sales, etc. in and around Southern California.

Most herbs can be planted year round in Southern California.. see the Herb Garden Guide: for a list of the best herbs to plant now.


*Information presented at Orange County Herb Society meetings and on this Web Site is for educational & historical purposes only. The Orange County Herb Society does not give personal advice on the medicinal uses of herbs. Always refer all health issues to your health care provider.

Updated 8-26-17

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