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Meet The Team

Ancestral Herbiary is Black Owned & Operated. 
Our team consists of a talented group herbal enthusiasts who all have a passion for plants. 
We connect people with plants and the earth through teaching about herbalism and the empowerment of bioregional herbal medicine. These connections are foundational for a sense of place and, in turn, nurture a reverence and responsibility for the health of the planet.

Iya Ifayomi Fasola

Founder . Iyanifa . Herbalist

A Ferguson native with roots in Mississippi, is an Ifa Priestess, also initiated in Egbe and Olokun. While having a life experience with Rootwork, she has a background in Organic Chemistry & Nutritional Wellness. She incorporates her experience as a Iyanifa, studies with Mvskokxe (Muskogee) elders, into her work. 


Ifayomi combines her knowledge herbal medicine, nutritional counseling, homeopathy, study as an Iyanifa, & Onisegun, along with other tools to help you manage your overall health.  She focuses on wellness and emphasize prevention and self-care.  We seek to heal the underlying causes of health problems and not just the symptoms.

“Often, people take herbal medicines for a physical response,
but what they find is that the body responds in an
emotional way to the plant medicine they’re taking.” 

We are open 5 Days a Week, excluding holidays.

PO Box 1241

St. Louis, MO



Sunday: Closed
Monday: 10 am – 5 pm CST
Tuesday: 10 am – 5 pm CST
Wednesday: 10 am – 5 pm CST
Thursday: 10 am – 5 pm CST
Friday: 10 am – 5 pm CST
Saturday: Closed