Useful Herbal Links

National Institute of Medical Herbalists NIMH

My professional organisation. It provides information about NIMH and a list of members.

The Herb Society

An organisation dedicated to the use and enjoyment of herbs. You can become a member, attend events and find a local group on this website.


The Heartwood Foundation Course is made up of 12 online Units offering a broad introduction to the field of Herbal Medicine, with emphasis on the practical use of herbs to deal with common ailments.

The Heartwood Professional Course is a 3-year, in-depth, online education in Herbal Medicine accredited by the National Institute of Medical Herbalists. It involves 3,600 study hours and uses a contemporary, clinically oriented, inquiry-based approach to learning.

British Herbal Medicine Association

This association is an alliance of anyone with herbal interests, and speaks for all concerned with herbal medicine.

    Its objectives are:

  • Defend the right of the public to choose herbal remedies and to be able to obtain them freely
  • Encourage wider knowledge and recognition of the value of herbal medicine
  • Advance the science and practice of herbal medicine by modern techniques
  • Promote high standards of quality and safety in herbal remedies and to foster research into phytotherapy (plant therapy)

Herb Cultivation: Uses, Advice and Resources

Advice on herb gardening, tips for growing herbs, gardening, tips for growing herbs, suppliers and organisations associated with herbs.


Offers a four year diploma in herbal medicine training course which combines traditional knowledge with modern science. It’s based in Devon.

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!