Our short courses offer an introduction to the fascinating history and contemporary practice of herbal medicine. We also offer an RBGE Diploma in Herbology. Each of the individual programmes of study affords a unique opportunity to learn about the healing properties of herbs, create wonderful therapeutic remedies and explore behind the scenes of Edinburgh's oldest physic garden.
We offer a number of 10-week short courses:-
- The Art of Herbs
- Herbs for Healing
- Natural Herbal Beauty
- Medicine from Trees
- Herbs of the Highlands
- Foundation to the RBGE Diploma in Herbology
Details of these courses can be found in our current Continuing Education and Professional Course prospectus and in our forthcoming horticulture courses & workshops listings below.
Forthcoming horticulture courses & workshops
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 22 Mar 2014
Spring is one of the busiest times in the garden for the plants and the gardener.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sun 23 Mar 2014
Come along and learn the basics of how, why and when to prune your trees and shrubs.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 10 May 2014
Want to grow your own vegetables but don't know when to start?
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 28 June 2014
With everything in full swing in the garden in summer, there are a host of jobs to do.