- October 4, 2019
0 Comment

Botanic Brain Boosters: Calm & Sleep*

Explore the science-backed ways in which plants enhance your mind and mood in relaxed and friendly sessions facilitated by physic garden neuroscientist, Professor Elaine Perry and pharmacognosist, Dr Nicolette Perry. Focused on plants with clinical science to show they help us stay calm, lower anxiety and boost sleep quality and length - engage with ...
Read More
- September 14, 2019
0 Comment

Eco-dying and Printing using herbs

with Glynis Rose Discover what is meant by eco-printing using herbs and minerals to print directly onto a surface using natural fibres such as paper, silk, cotton, linen and wool. Incorporating methods of natural dying we’ll forage for herbal foliage to use to print with. Go home with unique herbal samples and a completely original herbal ...
Read More
- September 12, 2019
0 Comment

Autumn Harvest Remedy Making

Autumn Harvest Remedy Making Workshop: Botanicals to Boost you through Winter* In autumn nature provides us with a vibrant array of plants, berries and roots that we can use to help fight off and treat those winter coughs and colds. Learn from medical herbalist Davina how to gather and use this glorious autumn harvest to make ...
Read More
- September 1, 2019
0 Comment

Scents of Summer Aromatherapy Candle Making

with Yvonne Collingwood and Phillippa Lee Gain the basic skills for creating your own aromatherapy container candles using oils invoking summer months. Learn about the therapeutic effects that these scents have and use them to make natural wax candles in lovely amber apothecary containers with an overview of everything from different waxes and wicks to ...
Read More
- August 29, 2019
0 Comment

Children’s Potion Club

Meet a real-life medical herbalist! And discover more than the mandrake root in Harry Potter, with exciting adventures into the awesome world of potions, lotions and magical herbs. Learn about the powerful plants that grow on your doorstep. Enjoy and get creative with… Botanical Ointment Making, First-Aid Kits, Herb Scavenger Hunt, Herbal Art & Craft, ...
Read More
- August 4, 2019
0 Comment

Yoga in the Physic Garden

with Carole Bates An introduction to yoga practice at the physic garden with some gentle movements, breath work and relaxation.  With seasonal herbal teas at the beginning and end of the day, there’ll be two yoga sessions, a meditation on herbs in the labyrinth, or inside depending on the weather. The autumn season is leading today’s ...
Read More
- May 20, 2016

Herb Society events 2016 by Ruth Ridley

It's May and the sun is shining on herb gardens around the country A great time of year to get out and about for herbal inspiration RHS Flower Shows Chelsea Flower Show this year is 24-28 May. The Herb Society doesn't take a stand at this event, but we can guarantee a profusion of herbs! For example ...
Read More