About Chicory Botanicals

Nikki Minor (she/they) is a practitioner of folk herbalism, zine maker, and creative force behind Chicory Botanicals (@chicoryzine), a Black-owned line of small-batch herbal medicines and plant zines. 

Nikki was born and raised on Chitamacha-Houma land (aka New Orleans, LA) and has been practicing herbalism for 5 years. Nikki is passionate about plants, accessibility in herbalism, anti-racism, community-based mutual aid, and being an educator.


Chicory Botanicals was started in 2017 with a mission to make affordable herbal medicines and raise money to donate to a local bail fund. Chicory Botanicals donates 10% of its monthly proceeds to local and national mutual aid.


Click here to listen to an interview with Nikki on the Rise Up! Good Witch podcast.