From time to time, we all need a bit of First Aid. And why not make it some Herbal Green Aid that you have naturally to hand? This gathering of herbal heroes will help soothe a sting, ease an ache, calm a crisis, warm a chill and nip a sore throat in the bud.
With a little bit of work in the garden and then some creativity in the kitchen you can literally grow yourself healthy by making your own herbal teas, simple salves and tasty syrups.
This collection of 9 packs of seeds includes: Meadow Arnica, Orange Calendula, German Chamomile, Echinacea, Mullein, Spilanthes, St John's Wort, European Valerian and Yarrow.
Each collection comes with sowing and growing instructions.
Earthsong Seeds is a small medicinal plant nursery in Chew Valley, in North Somerset.
Earthsong want the seeds and plants to encourage the tradition of the home apothecary; growing and making your own simple herbal health-remedies at home.
Sebastian and Ben are both devoted to growing food and medicines in a way that nurtures Nature as well as ourselves. Whether you are a professional herbalist, gardening enthusiast, or simply enjoy herbal tea, we hope these seeds will inspire you to add diversity into your garden, benefiting the birds and the bees, as well as your own health and wellbeing.
All the seeds are either certified organic or in conversion. The herb nursery has recently been certified organic by the Soil Association.