Herb growing Ireland – How to grow herbs – Herb growing workshop – Gretas Herbs Annascaul, Dingle

About and Contact Us December 14, 2011

GRETA’S HERBS is run by Greta McCarthy, O’Brien who qualified in Amenity Horticulture at the Botanic Gardens, Dublin in 1983. She was proprietor of Gretas Garden Centre in Bray and Greystones, Co Wicklow.

She moved to Kerry in 1998 where she has spent over 20 years specialising in the growing and selling of herbs on the Dingle Peninsula.

Her recent publication ‘Greta’s Herbs, Growing Wild in the West of Ireland’ was launched in April in the National Botanic Gardens.

For Book Sales please follow this link http://www.gretasherbs.com

Greta’s Herbs can be bought in-season — typically March to September — in selected outlets in Co Kerry.

  • Dingle Education Shop
  • National Botanic Gardens Glasnevin, Dublin
  • Miltown Organic store, Co Kerry
  • Organico Bantry Co Cork
  • Ballymaloe Craft Shop, Co Cork
  • Mace, Camp, Co Kerry
  • Polymaths Tralee
  • Individual deliveries to customers can be organised.

Greta gives talks and demonstrations on Herb Growing to various groups especially those involved in the food industry and garden clubs. She writes regularly for local publications on the topic of herbs.


The nursery welcomes visitors by appointment no set hours.

Phone: Greta: +353863169716

Email: gretasherbs@yahoo.com

Where are we?

Annascaul is on the Dingle Peninsula.


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