As far back as the Eighteenth Century, Swedish botanist and plant classifier, Carl Linnaeus ascribed the notion of Panacea to Ginseng (Panax ginseng). Panacea - named after the daughter of Asclepius, the Roman god of healing, was the goal of medieval alchemists.
A Nature Cure.
Artist FRANCES DISLEY
is resident in the Spode Rose garden, exploring
Public Green Space - What’s it for? Who’s it for? What is its history and development? How do we/should we use public space? How do we / should we access public space? Who can access public space and what are the barriers to that?
The role of the garden in mental and physical well-being.
The role of plants in a healthy garden
The sensory and the experiential
The garden as apothecary
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UPDATE #1 - MAY 2021