Harvesting from the Medicinal Forest Garden Course

A day course at Holt Wood in North Devon where you can learn about harvesting and making products from medicinal trees and shrubs. During this day we will consider  medicinal harvesting in a forest garden context based on bark, flowers, fruits, leaves and roots of...

Harvesting from the Medicinal Forest Garden Course

A day course at Holt Wood in North Devon where you can learn about harvesting and making products from medicinal trees and shrubs. During this day we will consider  medicinal harvesting in a forest garden context based on bark, flowers, fruits, leaves and roots of...

Harvesting from the Medicinal Forest Garden Course

A day course at Holt Wood in North Devon where you can learn about harvesting and making products from medicinal trees and shrubs. During this day we will consider  medicinal harvesting in a forest garden context based on bark, flowers, fruits, leaves and roots of...

Publishing progress in household medicine

New book! One of the reasons that our medical herbalist, Anne, has been so short of time to spend at Holt Wood is her involvement in recent years in preparing a historical book on household medicine for publication. The book is based on Anne’s research into...

Back to the harvest

At last, some space in the diary to get the blog going again. Last year, 2014, the blog was left behind for a while due to lots of other things, hope to catch up during 2015. Harvest of witch hazel (Hamamelis virginiana) The witch hazel shrubs are doing well, both on...