Dear ones, may this resource page support us through these uncertain, painful, and potent times. May everyone feel safe, connected, and supported. May we take tender care of ourselves and each other. May we create a world where we share our abundance with equity, integrity, and love. Virtual hugs, Planty Kim 

p.s. for now, my bodywork sessions and most of my public plant walks are postponed. i am offering gentle yoga classes online. (for free yoga classes for black, indigenous, and people of color check out and support sanctuary in the city).


Local herbalist friends offering plant remedies for pick up/delivery. Those in bold also offer online herbal consultations:

Herbal wisdom for health and healing from herbalists I trust:

Access to Food, Medicine, & Supplies (many specific to Chatham County NC):

Perspectives & Analysis:

  • Yes! Magazine is sharing uplifting stories of creative community responses to this pandemic. You can subscribe for daily good news in your inbox.
  • Dr. Rupa Marya, MD offers us this practical and inspiring Wellness To-do List
  • Friend and fellow foraging instructor Alan Muskat reminds us that there is enough for us all if we share in this article, We Got This.
  • Author Arundhati Roy’s essay The Pandemic is a Portal.
  • Extensive resource list from the NAACP looking at ten equity considerations of the COVOD-19 pandemic in the U.S.
  • More resources coming as I’m able! Do check out my community page with lots of additional links and my Instagram posts where I share inspiration for connecting with the edible and medicinal plant and tree allies growing all around us! For now, most of my in person classes plant are postponed (gentle yoga is online now!). Thanks for any donations you are moved to share to support me in creating public educational material! (there’s a yellow donate button at the bottom of the page)