Episode 1

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Duration: 30 minutes

A tour of the beautiful North of Scotland with the charismatic Dr Sarah Marr as she explores the healing properties of Scottish plant life.

Sarah and her trusty four-legged companion Max visit local plant enthusiasts, seek out the most special plants, and learn about medicinal qualities ancient and modern. Take a glimpse of the rare and beautiful Scottish primrose. Meet the expert in the field, Mary Beith. Find out if the old-style heather beds are as comfortable as modern beds, and whether the scent of heather really helps people sleep.

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