Community Herb Growing Projects
- Forest Farm Peace Garden, Hainault, east London
Working with a broad cross-section of the local community to promote mental and physical health, social inclusion, intercultural awareness, and environmental sustainability, with herbalist Deborah Syrrett coordinating the herb garden & practical workshops.
Tel: 020 8477 1655 / 07587 244 459
- Incredible Edible Todmorden Apothecary Garden, Lancashire
Community herb gardens in a number of sites including in the grounds of a health centre in Todmorden, part of the local food project.
- Sustainable Bungay
A community-led response to peak oil and climate change.
- Grow Heathrow
Transformed derelict market garden site that is now a hub for local residents and environmental activists to share knowledge and practical skills: working to build resilient Heathrow communities, capable of collectively coping with the injustices and threats of the economic, ecological and democratic crises.
- St Werburghs Medicine Garden
A community medicinal herb garden which is being planted in Bristol. We have workdays, herb walks and skillshares throughout the year and everyone is welcome to join us.
Herb Growing Projects
- Northdown Orchard
An organic farm that now is growing medicinal herbs and culinary herbs alongside vegetables. It is the site for Canvas Campus, a herbal learning & first aid professional development course run by Dedj Lebbrandt.
- Brook End, Compton Dundon, Somerset
Permaculture smallholding; design, learning & practice for liberated living
Nicole is a grower & community organiser, passionate about placing permaculture in a context of resistance.
Tel: 07516 653765
- The Castle Climbing Centre, Stoke Newington, London
Herb garden kept flourishing by volunteers, growing many herbs that are made into blends and running on sustainable principles.
- Holt Wood, North Devon
Sustainable medicinal trees & shrubs project, aiming to demonstrate how a conifer plantation can be replanted as a medicinal wood offering a viable and sustainable source of medicinal plant supplies, and to develop a range of expertise which can support others in establishing medicinal trees and shrubs.