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Links

Foraging and Wild Food Courses

The Association of Foragers  foragers-association.org/

Foraging in England with Lisa Cutliffe, Edulis Wild Food  www.eduliswildfood.co.uk/

Foraging in England with Craig Worral   edible-leeds.blogspot.com

Foraging in England with Robin Harford     www.eatweeds.co.uk/about    www.foragingcourses.com/

Foraging in Scotland, Galloway Wild Foods  www.gallowaywildfoods.com

Foraging in the USA    www.wildmanstevebrill.com

Essences

Saskia Marjoram – fantastic flower essences   www.saskiasfloweressences.com/

Herbalists

Andrew Chevallier, UK   www.andrewchevallier.co.uk/

Anne McIntyre, UK    annemcintyre.com/

Rosemary Gladstar, US   www.sagemountain.com/

Christopher Hobbs, US    www.christopherhobbs.com/

Matthew Wood, US   www.matthewwoodherbs.com

Christine Herbert, UK    www.christineherbert.co.uk/

Julie Bruton-Seal, UK   www.juliebruton-seal.com

Henriette Kress, Finland www.henriettesherbal.com

Finding a herbal practitioner

To find a qualified herbalist near you, contact the professional associations listed below. Complementary therapy clinics in your area may have herbalists working there, and you can ask your local health food stores to see who they recommend.

Association of Master Herbalists
www.associationofmasterherbalists.co.uk

National Institute of Medical Herbalists (NIMH)

www.nimh.org.uk

The College of Practitioners of Phytotherapy
www.phytotherapists.org

The International Register of Consultant Herbalists and Homoeopaths (IRCH)
www.irch.org

Unified Register of Herbal Practitioners (URHP)
www.urhp.co.uk

Suppliers

You can find most of what you need in grocery and hardware stores. Here are a few suppliers who carry some of the harder-to-source supplies you might want.

G Baldwin & Co
020 7703 5550
www.baldwins.co.uk
Mail order and shop: Brown glass bottles, lanolin, beeswax; also dried herbs, essential oils.

Lakeland Ltd
015394 88100
www.lakeland.co.uk
Mail order: Jam- and jelly-making supplies, kitchen equipment.

Neals Yard Remedies
Mail order 0845 262 3145
www.nealsyardremedies.com
Mail order and shops: Beeswax, lanolin, brown glass bottles; also herbs and body care.

The London Teapot Company
0845 230 4566
www.tltpc.demonweb.co.uk
Mail order, manufacturer: Chatsford teapots with removable strainers for loose teas.

Plant information

The Herb Society
www.herbsociety.org.uk
Promotes interest in all aspects of herbal use, runs a national herb garden at Sulgrave Manor and publishes Herbs magazine .

Plantlife International
www.plantlife.org.uk
The wild-plant conservation charity.

The Wildlife Trusts

01636 677711
www.wildlifetrusts.org
Local groups, nature reserves.

Seeds and plants

Many nurseries now sell wildflower seeds and plants. This is our favourite mail-order company.

Poyntzfield Herb Nursery
01381 610352
www.poyntzfieldherbs.co.uk
Seeds and plants.