The Herb Society is an internationally-renowned educational charity dedicated to encouraging the appreciation and use of herbs in cooking, gardening, cosmetic, historical and medicinal uses for professionals or amateurs. Whilst the majority of members are in the UK we have members worldwide including the USA, Thailand, Japan, South Africa, Australia and Europe.
Join the Herb Society and enter the sensual world of herbs!
Cook sensational food in new ways using herbs
Make your own medicine chest for minor illnesses
Spoil yourself with luxurious herbal cosmetics
Delve into weird and wonderful herbal history
Cultivate your own herbs on windowsill, patio or plot
LEARN HOW FROM OUR MEMBERS’ MAGAZINE AND WEBSITE
Buy your herb plants at discount prices
Belong to one of our local groups and enjoy herbal activities with a new group of friends.
Join us now and give life a new dimension!
Herb Society Fellow, Jan Greenland
Herb Society Advisor, Sue Minter
Trustee, Malcolm Dickson
are available to give talks
Click here for full details
DANIEL’S CYCLE RIDE FOR TEENAGE LEUKAEMIA RESEARCH:
25 Counties in a week
Our past-President, Judith Hann, has alerted us to this important campaign to be undertaken by a former sufferer of teenage leukaemia.
All the money raised will go to research at Newcastle University which will substantially improve the survival rate of teenagers with blood cancers.
You can read all about Daniel’s plans and hopes on his website:
Members' Discount Scheme
UK herbal businesses:
Blackbrook Herb Gardens * Culberry Nursery Daisy Gifts Ltd * Eco Charlie * Herbs for Healing Hooksgreen Herbs Ltd * Norfolk Herbs * Samares Manor Gardens * Scented Geraniums * Seed Sowers Training Project * Seed Parade Teapigs * The Cottage Herbery * The Herb Farm * The Herb Nursery * Womersley Crafts Ltd
USA herbal businesses:
Nichols Garden Nursery * Richters Herbs
** Discount details in members' area **
Culberry Nursery Ltd
June - August 'Herbs'
The only magazine in the UK dedicated to herbs - free to members, published four times a
See contents below.
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Advertisers in this issue include:
Evergreen Chilean myrtles - Jekka McVicar on the why she loves growing this tree.
Growing Herbs for Showing - behind the scenes with Hooksgreen Herbs.
Using lavender - Ruth Ridley offers ten top ways to use it.
La Roche Jagu - Sleeping Beautie's excellent herbs.
Writers in the family - Sarah Salway daughter of, Elizabeth Peplow, describes her family life.
Desert Island herb - Simon Hulstone loves borage.
Celebrating 30 years of growing - HerbFarmacy in Herefordshire.
Herb Society News - Local Groups - Diary Listings - My Life in Herbs: Chris Moncrieff - Book Reviews - Casebook: Excercise-induced asthma by Ann Walker - Classified - Medical Herbalists
Editor - Barbara Segall; Editorial Board - Sue Minter, Gwenneth Raybould, Cheryl Waller; Designers - The Magic Studio
The Herb Society Garden Virtual Tour
Take a virtual tour of the herb garden at Sulgrave Manor.
Make your support go further - Gift Aid your membership!
For further details and to download a form visit our Gift Aid page