Entries by Melina Tringis

Τα άγρια χόρτα της κύπρου – Wild greens of Cyprus

**ENGLISH TEXT FOLLOWS** Ένα πρακτικό εργαστήριο για την ταυτοποίηση, την συλλογή και τις χρήσεις των άγριων χόρτων της Κύπρου, το Σάββατο 10 Φεβρουαρίου στα ΑΓΓΛΙΚΑ και τη Κυριακή 11 Φεβρουαρίου 2018 στα ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΑ, από τις 12:00 μέχρι τις 13:30, στο οποίο θα μάθετε πως να ταυτοποιήσετε και να συλλέξετε τα άγρια χόρτα και πώς να […]

Christmas Event 16th & 17th December

Get into the Christmas spirit at Cyherbia’s magical Christmas on December 16th &17th from 10 till 5, with a treasure hunt in the maze, activities in Santa’s workshop and Christmas crafts. Can you help the elves in Santa’s workshop assemble the toys in time for Christmas? Find the hidden treasure in the maze and get […]

HALLOWEEN 28-29 Oct, 2017!

The biggest and most popular family Halloween event in Cyprus will again take place at Cyherbia Botanical Park & Labyrinth in Avgorou on Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th of October 2017, with games, challenges and activities for all ages from 3 till 99. This Halloween we will enter the magical world of Oz. Follow the […]

Lice? Natural solution for prevention and treatment.

As our children go back to school, lice start to appear! Lice are a normal phenomenon to children, especially during the first few months of the school year. Their appearance causes parents headaches, as it is thought to be very hard to get rid of lice. However, there is no need to get stressed out. […]

Reconnect with Nature & Smudge stick making workshop

Join us in an adventure of exploring the cleansing and purifying properties of plants during our Reconnect with Nature workshop. We will start at 2:30 pm with a guided plant walk in the herb gardens, led by herbalist Miranda Tringis. You will learn about the symbolism and qualities of different local herbs and plants and […]

Lemon Verbena Days

Lemon Verbena Weekend 16th and 17th of September at Cyherbia Botanical Park in Avgorou. On Saturday the 16th and Sunday the 17th of September, starting at 11:30 herbalist Miranda Tringis will give a free informative talk on the benefits and uses of Lemon Verbena as a tea, culinary herb, essential oil and medicine. Straight after, […]

6th Annual Lavender Festival, 2017

The 6th Annual Lavender Festival will again be held at Cyherbia Botanical Park in Avgorou, from the 10th until the 25th of June. The only place in Cyprus with specially landscaped lavender gardens, a new lavender labyrinth for meditation walks, a distillation room where daily extraction of lavender essential oil will take place, and many […]


Summer has arrived in Cyprus and for us herb folk this means we’re busy as bees! All Mediterranean herbs are at their peak now, ready for harvest. Oregano, thyme, marjoram and hyssop are all vying for our attention and the herb garden is awash with colour and fragrance. But nothing beats the intoxicating aroma and […]

Fairy Festival 2017

The 3rd Fairy Folk Fest in Cyprus was held at Cyherbia in Avgorou, on April the 29th & 30th in 2017. Visitors and staff dressed up as their favourite fairytale character and experienced a day of adventure and enchantment in the natural surroundings of the botanical park. Games and activities in the Herb gardens, Labyrinth and […]