Today Elodie and I found mushrooms, hazelnuts, flowering Meadowsweet, Tansy and other lovely autumn treats as we walked beside a local canal. We forgot our cameras which was actually quite a pleasure!
I did take this photo earlier, of a beautiful and still green Elder (Sambucus nigra) growing in park Frankendael. I’ve a mind . . . → Read More: 365 Frankendael day 174
Full moon today and a Blue Moon…
Garlic mustard – first season
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I collected some more seeds today, from edible, medicinal and beautiful perennials in Park Frankendael. The only wild Angelica that I know of there set and spread its seed in the water some time ago but this beauti in the maintained herb garden is just ripe. I harvested just a tiny proportion of the . . . → Read More: 365 Frankendael day 97
We had a lovely long walk in the park today so lots of photos, lots of plants and lots of harvesting for tinctures, drying food and more.
The plants shown below are: Tansy, Meadowsweet, Feverfew, Mullein, Mock strawberry,
Here is Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare), a powerful herb which is immediately apparent if you pick and smell . . . → Read More: 365 Frankendael day 72