Sara Mertens, Medical Herbalist

  • Phone: 03 313 15 20
  • Mobile: 027 512 22 21
  • E-mail:
  • Address: Oasis on Blackett31 Blackett St, Rangiora 7400, North Canterbury, New Zealand


Immeasurable gratitude is extended to Ivan Prigarin (University of Canterbury, Christchurch) for his expertise and patience to develop this website for Symphony of Herbs. His innate skills in the computer science field shine to the fore.

The photographs are predominantly with heartfelt thanks to New Zealand photographer, Kathy Reid, whose talented work has helped to make the pages be "alive" reflecting the medicinal value of plants from a different perspective.