Flora Medica: Foraging Walk

Join Anna Canning, an expert botanist and wild plant forager, on this guided walk around Hopetoun and collect some wild ingredients to make a delicious snack or herbal remedy.

Flora Medica: Foraging Walk

About Flora Medica: Foraging Walk

Join Anna Canning in collecting some wild ingredients to make a delicious snack or herbal remedy after a fascinating walk to learn about medicinal uses of local plants. Find out about recipes and herbal remedies of old. Sure to be a fascinating day out.

Meeting Place: Main Visitor Car Park at Hopetoun House

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