Medicine from Trees

Thurs 16 Jan — Thurs 20 Mar 2014

Time:
6.30 pm — 9.00 pm
Location:
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (find us)
Venue:
Lecture Room 2
Price:
£140, £126 for Members
Booking:
Booking required. Please phone the Education Office on 0131 248 2937

When is a herb not a herb? When it’s a tree! Discover the therapeutic treasure store of our ancient woodlands and those of distant shores, learning something of the pharmacology, folklore and history that surround this truly remarkable facet of phytotherapy.

 

This fascinating 10 week programme of study explores the healing power of trees. Each week affords the opportunity to develop your understanding and appreciation of the rich tradition of tree medicine, the unique character of which imbues the history of Herbalism with some of its most potent remedies, and mystical lore.

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The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is a charity (registration number SC007983)