- November 2, 2019
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Roots Medicine

With medical herbalist Jill Schnabel Discover the healing power of autumn plant roots and what they can do for your health. In autumn the active chemicals in certain plants move down into their roots. From dandelion and burdock to the mysterious aromas of elecampane, to the deep wound-healing qualities of comfrey and sleep-inducing powers of ...
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- October 4, 2019
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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 ...
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- September 23, 2019
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Autumn Hedgerow Medicine Course

Enjoy 5 days of plant connection and practical medicine making at Julie and Matthew's Tudor cottage in Norfolk, with delicious vegan lunch and cake every day Event cost: £550 Discount for Herb Society members: 10% Authors of: Wayside Medicine: Forgotten Plants and How to Use Them (May 2017); The Herbalist's Bible: John Parkinson's Lost Classic Rediscovered (2014); Make Your Own Aphrodisiacs (2012); Kitchen Medicine (2010); and Hedgerow Medicine (2008). See ...
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- September 16, 2019

Wild plants around Jersey

Written by Herb Society Council Member - Nicky Westwood Jersey is an irregular shape but is approximately 6 miles by 11.  We have sandy shores around three sides, and cliffs on the north.  This tendency to face the sun has made us an excellent island for growing, and we are renowned for our tomatoes and ...
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- September 14, 2019
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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 ...
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- August 29, 2019
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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, ...
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- August 4, 2019
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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 ...
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- June 23, 2019
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Make a tussie-mussie

Hands-on workshop learning about the uses and secret meanings of familiar flowers and herbs, where we will make a hand-tied posy to take home. Booking essential - £12 per ticket available direct from the organiser
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