Herb Talks

Katrina is available to run various herb talks on herbal medicine throughout the year, below are some examples of talks that Katrina provides.

Sambucus Nigra

Sambucus Nigra

Secrets of the Hedgerows

Come on an herb walk and discover the secrets of the hedgerows with a qualified Medical Herbalist.

Run at various scenic locations in Cornwall and Devon.
Discover how to identify local plants and how they are used by herbalists.
The walks are designed to be a gentle and enjoyable stroll that will be suitable for all, walks typically last
2 hours. Booking essential as numbers will be kept small.

Herb walks will be listed on the this page, alternatively, if you have an event or group that would like a
private herb walk please email thegreenphysic@gmail.com for more information.

‘Going back to our roots: our native hedgerow medicines’

Katrina will bring in a variety of plants commonly found growing in our hedgerows and chat about what these plants were used for both historically and how we use them today as medicines. Within the talk there will be a chance for people to taste some of the remedies and plants that are discussed.

Create your own herbal medicines

Create your own herbal medicines

Create your own medicines from your kitchen cupboards

This talk focuses on what home remedies can be found hidden in your kitchen cupboards and your back garden. Within the talk Katrina will provide recipes and examples of remedies to try at home.


If you have a particular topic (i.e. herbs that are beneficial for women’s health, joint health) that you are interested in, please feel free to contact Katrina to discuss.


The usual talk fee is £40 (within 20 miles of Launceston, Cornwall).

If you have a group or event that requires a speaker please email thegreenphysic@gmail.com or contact us for more information.