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
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
December - February 'Herbs'
The only magazine in the UK dedicated to herbs-
free to members, published four times a
Distilled witch hazel grown and produced in the UK: Anne Stobart on the sustainable cultivation and harvest of medicinal trees and shrubs.
Coriander - a herb by any other name! Caroline Holmes appreciates coriander and introduces herbs that are called coriander but are not.
Mama Sanchaba's herb trail: exploring Gambian herbs by Lesley Bremness.
Take nutmeg, ginger, cinnamon and cloves: Pamela Westland on herbs and spices in traditional and modern festive fusion fare.
Put in a large spider - a Caernarvon pharmacist's herbal recipes by Gareth Evans.
Desert Island Herb: winter savory by Ollie Hutson, Head Gardener at The Pig.
Herb Garden Themes For Winter: Carrie da Silva on plants that provide interest for a winter herb garden.
Herb Society News - AGM report - Local Groups - Diary Listings - Book Reviews - Case Notes: non-healing bone fracture by Ann Walker Classified - Members' Checklist - Medical Herbalists
Advertisers in this issue include:
Editor - Barbara Segall; Editorial Board - Gwenneth Heyking, 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