Dilston Physic Garden is a dedicated enterprise researching and educating on the science of plants for health and medicine. As a registered charity it receives with no central funding and is run by a small group of scientists, medical herbalists and volunteers. Conservation and health education are at the heart of Dilston.

A charity for education, our vision is to increase public and educational engagement with the natural world, heighten awareness of the importance of biodiversity and educate on the benefits of medicinal plants for health, medicine and in cutting-edge drug discovery, as well as utilise the 2-acre site as an outdoor space for wellbeing.

We are strongly focused on raising awareness of plant medicine as an overlooked indispensable knowledge to help maintain health and prevent chronic ailments and on helping bridge the gap that has grown between plant medicine and general medicine by educating on the now considerable scientific research that shows the efficacy of plant medicines.

Volunteer We are looking for a committed volunteers across a number of roles to assist us with all aspects of running this Dilston Physic Garden.

Donate Please make a donation – no matter how small – and help us raise the funds for our latest project to make Dilston Physic Garden accessible to all so we can achieve our aim.