Tag Archives: weed

RTBG Thursday 28 February 2020

I knew I had personal jobs to do at the Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens (RTBG) not just volunteering in the Food Garden: Once there I purchased a tiny tubed Chinese paper bush (Edgeworthia) for a friend (long term blog readers … Continue reading

Posted in Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, Tasmania | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Was I nettled? No

I was bound to collect weeds. I had a weed soup to make. Most of my fellow Food Garden volunteers were nervous about consuming weeds; ‘are they okay to eat’, was the frequent question.  And some are.  But which is … Continue reading

Posted in Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, Tasmania | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

RTBG Thursday 19 September 2019

Again I was given a lift to the Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens (RTBG) by a fellow volunteer. Of course we enthused about gardens and plants all the way. Both of us had completed the University of Tasmania’s free online Science … Continue reading

Posted in Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, Tasmania | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments