- March Newsletter 2008
Hi Everyone. Welcome to 2008 and the first Herbal Haven newsletter of the season. We have had a couple of additions to the nursery over the winter months. The most exciting was the arrival of Zsuzsa’s baby Kiran in October. I don’t think after that ordeal there will ever be any complaints about anything being hard work again! He has been out on the...Read more..
- October Newsletter 2007
In keeping with the Autumnal mood, I'm including my recipe for rosehip syrup. You have, no doubt, been keeping up with the interesting variety of fresh herb plants listed in our pages this year but have you, as yet, looked at the medicinal section of our website. It contains products made by myself, Vanessa Neville, and Emma Eastham, both Medical Herbalists living in...Read more..
- September Newsletter 2007
Hello Everyone and welcome to the Herbal Haven September Newsletter. The sun has decided to shine at last which means the thymes and Corsican mint might find the will to live. A heavy dose of rain followed by a few hours in the van and they begin to rot away. Really annoying! It’s our last full month of shows and so the last month for most of the Herbal...Read more..
- August Newsletter 2007
Welcome to the August Newsletter. We’ve finally had a bit of welcome sun in the South East over the last week, but after all the rain it means a rapid growth in fungal disease such as mildew. It has also brought out the butterflies and Rhona, who has been on school holidays, has dedicated a couple of days to identifying them along with rescuing dragonflies out...Read more..
- July Newsletter 2007
Hello and welcome to the July newsletter. It's hard to believe we are halfway through our show season. It gets harder at this time of year to keep the plants looking fresh as they are growing so quickly and it becomes difficult to load them in the van without bending them. The one saving we have had for the last few weeks is the watering, of course. Usually at...Read more..