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Visit An inspiring medicinal herbal plants garden near Corbridge, Northumberland, UK

"Inspirational and uplifting"

E.M., Warkworth, Northumberland

"What a fantastic find! Thank you."

L.S., Salford

"Very spiritual – lovely peaceful feel and the planting is very imaginative."

P.L., Wylam, Northumberland

 

"The most exquisite magical garden you could find"

A, Robson, Newcastle

Welcome to Dilston Physic Garden

Dilston Physic Garden, nr Corbridge, Northumberland, UK

"NEAR CORBRIDGE IN NORTHUMBERLAND, IS A HERB GARDEN THAT BRINGS MEDICINAL PLANTS TO LIFE LIKE NO OTHER - AN INSPIRATIONAL VENTURE UNIQUE IN THE UK - A PLACE FOR EVERYONE TO VISIT"

Discover the remarkable power of the plants around us - explore this Physic Garden of over 800 living medicinal plants all signposted as to what aspects of your health they promote and how. From magic, legends & folklore to the latest science & medicine in a beautiful tranquil setting.

Dilston Physic Garden is a Registered Charity with links to Newcastle University in several ways, including interactions with the Northeast Universities Medicinal Plant Research Centre and educational visits from University medical students & groups from other University Departments.

OPENING TIMES : reopening Mid-April 2015
WEDNESDAYS and SATURDAYS 11am - 4pm May to September

(Mid-APRIL to Mid-OCTOBER weather dependent)

See us in 'Glorious Gardens From Above' here or on BBC iplayer

Workshops, Foundation Course, Fresh Herb Tea, Botanical Shop, Guided Physic Garden/ Herbal Medicine Tours - contact us to book or for out of hours group visits

Book one of 31 inspiring day or ½ day Workshops from herbal first aid, aromatic medicine & boosting your brain power to flower essences, mindfulness, bees, art, poetry & astronomy.

In need of a health boost? Unearth the secrets of how herbs nourish your body and feed your soul by booking our popular summer discovery of herbs for your health - learn how to make your own home herbal remedies and uncover some of the fascinating scientific facts behind plant medicine - receive a diploma on completion of our inspiring beginners 10-day FOUNDATION IN PLANT MEDICINE.
Book now for 2014 & 2015.

British Red Cross Open Day Sunday 27th July 2014 11am-4pm (park at Dilston Scout Camp)
Heritage Day Sunday 14th September 2014 11am-4pm (park at Dilston Scout Camp)

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Not so much a garden
as a treasure trove of healing plants

lots to see and do

Relax on our aromatic Chamomile Lawn
Wander the Willow Coppice and Medicinal Meadow
Follow the Aroma Trail and take a break at the AromaSeat
Relax by the Tranquility Pool
Make a wish at the Cloutie tree
Watch the Wind Sculpture
Stop by the Time Space Zone – herbs from round the world & through history
Soak up the sun at the SunDialSeat
Browse our new herb shop ‘Botanic Bliss’ that sells locally made herbal goodies form lotions, potions & bath bombs to dried herbs, teas, chutneys & jams
Purchase a potted herb to take home and plant in your garden
Book a ½ day, day, or 10-day course: be inspried, learn & enjoy more about the plants and their health giving properties

Playhouse and toys for Children
Kids Art & Animal Trails
Visit the Witches Den and Magic Area if you dare
Say Hello to YinYang the Dragon
Plant a Magic Bean

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Our Opening Times

OPEN: Wednesdays and Saturdays 11am - 4pm MAY to SEPTEMBER
(weather dependant opening from mid-April & to mid-October - please contact us to check

British Red Cross Open Day Sunday 27th July 2014 11am-4pm (please park at Dilston Scout Camp)
Heritage Day Sunday 31st August 2014 11am-4pm (please park at Dilston Scout Camp)

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Visit An inspiring medicinal herbal plants garden near Corbridge, Northumberland, UK