CHELSEA PHYSIC GARDEN

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Since 1673 Chelsea Physic Garden has occupied four acres of land on the edge of the Thames. First established by the Worshipful Society of Apothecaries in order to grow medicinal plants, this extraordinary garden in London has had wide reaching impact around the world.

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Garden Day - Flower Crown Making at Chelsea Physic Garden

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Join us for a special flower crown pop-up event in the gardens in celebration of Garden Day on Sunday, 9th May. Get hands-on and creative and make your own flower crown from a selection of fresh cut flowers and foliage, guided by the green-fingered team from our friends at The Fresh Flower Company in East Dulwich

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Behind the Scenes of Chelsea Physic Garden with Nell Jones

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Join Chelsea Physic Garden Head of Plant Collections Nell Jones on a special winter tour followed by a three course lunch.

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Outdoor Theatre Event: What the Butler Tasted

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Join us for an evening's 'pop-up' theatre performance, of 'What the Butler Tasted' with Joanna David, Roger Ringrose, and David Bark-Jones. This Al Fresco farcical double bill 'What the Butler Tasted' features the famous “Dinner for One” sketch blended into a unique theatrical wine tasting, that takes place on and off stage in the Chelsea Physic Garden.

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Chelsea Physic Garden - Plant Fair

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Join us for the Chelsea Physic Garden Plant Fair. With a range of stalls offering plants for everyone's tastes, this is the ideal opportunity to stock up on greenery to expand your growing collection.

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Behind the Scenes of Chelsea Physic Garden

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Join a senior member of the horticultural team to explore areas of the Garden not usually open to the public.

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Living Medicine: Self-Care Basics

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This one-day workshop is the first of a five-part course to give you a grounding in self care using foods and herbs. It will cover the basics of: herbal therapeutics, identifying mint and other plant families, basic food self care, remedy making, herb chewing, herbal tea, breakfast smoothie and herb crush.

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Mira Manek at Chelsea Physic Garden

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Join Mira Manek, founder of Chai by Mira and Author of Saffron Soul and Prajna, at Chelsea Physic Garden this summer. Mira will be hosting a breath session, talk about her practice, cooking demonstration and Q&A.

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The history of Chelsea Physic Garden in 10 Objects

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During this interactive day, we will bring to life Chelsea Physic Garden via the stories behind 10 carefully chosen 'objects'. These will include herbarium specimens, books, artefacts and more. Lunch included.

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Living Medicine: Digestive Discomforts

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Join this fascinating course to better understand how digestion works, from common digestive problems to plant actions, how to identify parsley (and/or cabbage) plant family, food & herb know-how kit, and remedy making: grain/pulse dish, digestive decoction, mucilage powder mix and pesto.

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Shift and Surrender to Seasonality

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Celebrating Summer Solstice at Chelsea Physic Garden

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Medicinal Plant Summer School

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This practical four-day course explores the history of medicinal plants and botanical gardens from a European context, from the 1st Century AD to the present.

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Sound Bath at Chelsea Physic Garden

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Join Lou from Live Karma Yoga who will guide you through a restorative sound bath using organic and ancient instruments, including a gong, bowls and voice

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Tree Identification Course: Leaves

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Identify trees more easily and get to know more about special specimens within the Garden, beginning in the classroom with a practical session studying leaves and other details of trees followed by a tree walk in the Garden to put into practice all you have learned. With Letta Jones, Lecturer in Horticulture and Garden History. Ticket price includes lunch.

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Living Medicine: Sleep, Anxiety & Fatigue

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This one-day workshop will cover how our nerves and hormones function, understanding insomnia, anxiety, fatigue and headaches, plant actions, identifying the bean family food & herb know-how kit, remedy making: hot valerian chocolate, essential oils bath & pillow, tincture.

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Living Medicine: Skin & First Aid

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This one-day workshop will cover food and herb know-how for first aid and skin problems, identifying the daisy family, and remedy-making: infused oil, ointment, cream, lotion.

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Living Medicine: Coughs, Colds & Allergies

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This one-day workshop will cover how our immune system functions, understanding coughs, colds, allergies, identifying rose family, plant actions, remedy-making: inhalation, vapour rub, throat decoction spray & gargle.

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