The relationship between people and plants for both food and medicine goes back hundreds of thousands of years. In the recent centuries, this knowledge has been forgotten....
Take a gentle stroll and re-discover the wild herbs and plants growing on Hampstead Heath with herbalist Kim Walker and Victoria Chown.
- wild plant identification,
- folklore & traditional uses of herbs,
- Sample some traditional foraged edibles and medicines.
Booking essential through confirmation of payment
Meet by East Heath Carpark Enterance to Hampstead Heath.
The walk will go ahead even if the weather is not perfect, unless there are severe weather warnings. HMA reserves the right to make this decision if the walk goes ahead and will inform participants. If such circumstances occur, a refund or a transfer of the ticket may be possible.
Full refunds are possible if cancellations are no later than 14 days before the walk. 50% refunds are available if cancellations are over 14 days. No refund is possible if the attendee cancels less than 72 hours before the walk. A transfer to another course may be available.
NB Picking plants on the heath is discouraged. Walks with permission from the City of London