Walking in the park with Patrick Granma pointed out the Dandelion seed head. She picked the stem and handed it to Patrick. He was amazed as she blew the first tiny parachute seeds away. He tried to blow but sucked in his breath and snorted! He ‘blew’ again and a few tiny seeds wafted away. Patrick smiled. …View full post
WELCOME TO THE HERB SOCIETY OF VICTORIA WE ARE A VERY FRIENDLY GROUP We meet every First Thursday at Burnley Horticultural College In Room MB10 at 7.30pm sharp for two talks and a Herb Supper Hills Branch meets 7.45pm the third Wednesday Belgrave Library Reynolds Lane Belgrave Mornington Branch meets occasionally at each others’ gardens …View full post
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Shakespeare’s Herbs and Flowers Jill Bryant’s Plants the Bard’s Words Ideas to Refresh your Garden Thursday December 1st 7.30pm sharp Burnley Horticultural College 500 Yarra Blvd Richmond Melway 45A12 Main Building room 10 Enter via steel ramp Mini talk Raffle of Plants and Book Herb Supper Free Library to Members Join at the Meeting New coloured ‘Herb Age’ …
Chocolate Mint is a favourite with children simply because of its name. Parents and dentists like it too because it is not sweet and less likely to harm teeth. Nettles stings are painful. A Dock leaf is the usual cure. However a squashed Nettle leaf rubbed on the sting gives instant relief!