For countless communities around the world, the presence of medicinal plants and the traditional knowledge of their properties and uses are crucial factors for ensuring health and prosperity.

We must act on a worldwide basis to ensure resilience and health for future generations.

Sacred Seeds is a global non-profit creating and supporting plant sanctuaries that address the rapid loss of biodiversity and cultural knowledge through living gardens, containing locally important plants focused on medicinals but including those of ceremonial, food, and craft use.

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Holt Wood Herbs England

Holt Wood has a range of native and introduced planting of medicinal trees and shrubs. Some trees and shrubs native to North America are grown to provide sustainable supplies, such as Oregon Grape (Berberis aquifolium) and Virginian Witch Hazel (Hamamelis virginiana), and this helps to reduce pollution arising from transport between continents.We seek to reduce …

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Forest Garden Organics

Located in Rambukkana, close to the Pinnawala Elephant Ophanage in Sri Lanka, Forest Garden Organics focuses on creating food forests. The 20-acre garden contains edible plants such as coconut, spices, herbs, and vegetable species like yams. The garden is visited by school children, customers, and agricultral department officers, and shows examples of the uses of plants and …

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Florida School of Holistic Living Bodhi Garden

Our 501c3 nonprofit organization has three gardens we steward. Our main public property is the “Bodhi Garden” is a 40′ x 40′ herb garden in the heart of urban Downtown Orlando. The garden is surrounded by an eclectic and supportive community including an organic, vegetarian teahouse, a yoga studio, a healing center, a massage and …

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Maryland University of Integrative Health (MUIH) Herb Garden

A place of quiet, communion, and learning, the MUIH herb garden is a haven for all who visit, work, and study on our campus. The herb garden also provides students with an opportunity to gain hands-on experience gathering and tending medicinal plants and offers a living example of many of the herbal medicines used in …

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Tafi Atome Monkey Sanctuary and Cultural Village

The village of Tafi Atome has over 1000 residents and is located within the Hohoe District of the Volta Region of Ghana. Residents speak Ewe. The village is surrounded by a sacred grove of approximately 28 ha. The grove is a semi-deciduous forest and lies within the forest-savannah transitional zone. It is immediately surrounded by …

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