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Foraging with a Medical Herbalist

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Experience hosted by Emily

60 mins
Includes drinks
Up to 10 people
Hosted in English

What you'll do

Together we will walk round an specific area of Lincoln that yields an abundance on wild and native herbs that can be used medicinally. We will spend an hour together foraging for these herbs, learning how to identify and cultivate them as well as learning there traditional and modern usages. There will be plenty of time for a sensory experience of the herbs, from sight, smell and touch and plenty of time to ask questions and take notes and photos! At the end, you will be invited to try a fresh herbal tea in our local community garden and even take place in a tea meditation should you wish!
Together we will walk round an specific area of Lincoln that yields an abundance on wild and native herbs that can be used medicinally. We will spend an hour together foraging for these herbs, learning how to identify and cultivate them as well as learning there traditional and modern usages. There will be plenty of time for a sensory experience of the herbs, from sight, smell and touch and plenty of time to ask questions and take notes and photo…

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What's included

  • Drinks
    At the end of the session you will be welcome to join me in sampling a fres...
From ₹991
/ person
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Meet your host, Emily

Host on Airbnb since 2015
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As a qualified Medical Herbalist and Community First Responder, I am incredibly passionate about sharing my love of the abundance of herbal remedies and plant healers that grow in our urban environments. I currenlty run Furze Botanicals, my herbal medicine business where I make my own wild crafted botanical remedies and also take consultations in my city centre dispensary and also run Cultivate Lincoln, a community wellness space dedicated to connecting people back to nature.
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Where you'll be

We will start our walk by the main gate of the beautiful West Common of Lincoln where we will begin our foraging journey, from there we will walk up towards the Yarborough road and walk a short 5 minutes to Liquorice Gardens where will we have a walk of this wonderful space learning about more native plants. The event will finish in the community herb garden at Liquorice Park.

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

Please allow additional time for find suitable parking and to walk to the main gate at West Common. We will be walking on various terrains so I advise suitable footwear and outdoor clothing to make sure we are prepared for the British Weather! Feel free to bring a notebook and a bottle of water.

What to bring

Sensible walking shoes

Outdoor clothing