Herbal workshops, walks and talks in Hertfordshire
Herbal talks and herb events for 2021
If your local gardening group is looking for a speaker to talk about herbs and medicinal plants, give Frances a call. She has written a variety of talks/presentations on medicinal plants in the hedgerows; herbal infusions, decoctions and syrups; drugs derived from plants and plant medicines during both World Wars. Frances can also create a bespoke talk for your group if you have a herbal related topic or local herbal history that you would like to know more about.
07 September Bushey Horticultural Society (BYCC, Falconer Road). Frances will be talking about the history of Ryders Seeds, St Albans.
05 October Gamlingay and District Gardening Club (SG19 3JR) Frances will be talking about Medicinal Plants in Wartime.
07 December Bushey Horticultural Society (BYCC, Falconer Road). Festive Decorations with a Difference. Frances and Jill Mills will show you how to make an orange and clove pomander ball and other decorations using gifts from nature.
Talks from earlier in the year
14 January 2021 Chalfont St Giles Gardens Association
Frances talked about Medicinal Plants in the Hedgerows and herbal infusions and decoctions to help boost the immune system.