Dye plant walk
Come along and discover dye plants in front of your door steps
28. August 11.00
Join me on a stroll through one of Berlin's most beautiful parks. And be surprised by how many dye plants we'll be able to find! Enjoy a few hours with fresh air, with birds singing, under old trees and amongst summer flowers.
You will learn about a variety of local dye plants, and stories about their (and our) history and various uses. Hear about traditions and plants that provide for us in so many ways. This tour will be in German, questions can be answered in English. You can book this tour in English, too! Get in touch, whether you're looking to schedule an individual tour of for a small group.
Local dye plants
You might be surprised how many plants are dye plants – some of them are very common, others harder to find.
I'll share practical tipps for foraging, as well as guidelines how to do it responsibly, without causing harm.
You'll receive a small booklet for the walk: If you want, you can take notes, make sketches and or press some leaves or flowers.
We'll finish with a little refreshment & some time for questions that might pop up, and to browse some of my dye samples, too.
Limited number of participants, please sign up beforehand.
Book your spot for the dye plant walk
28. August 2021 11.00
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We will meet in Botanischen Volkspark Blankenfelde-Pankow, Blankenfelder Chaussee 5, 13159 Berlin. Please note, the park entrance of 1,- is not included. The tour will take 1:45 to 2 hours.
After the walk you can stroll through the small greenhouse, or bring a picnic with you and recharge your batteries!
On the site there's also the Bauerngarten Pankow gardens and the project 2000m²-Weltacker.
What you should bring with you
• weather appropriate clothing
• a pen, perhaps masking tape
• water, and please bring a cup for the refreshment
• a scarf or something to sit on if you'd like, we'll finish by sitting on a meadow
And what you'll get
• immerse yourself in nature
• lots of plant knowledge
• a new perspective for future walks
• a booklet full of notes and memories
• some time to process and unwind with a botanical refreshment
Weiterlesen über Pflanzen im Färbergarten?
Würdest du gern Färberpflanzen im Garten, oder auf dem Balkon ernten? Dann hoffe ich, mein E-Book ‚Farbe ernten‘ kann dich dazu inspirieren, und dir mit Tipps beiseite stehen! Das Buch kommt als PDF-Datei und kann damit auf vielen Geräten gelesen werden.