Now that I have your attention I can tell you what happened when I waded out into the Shoyoen Japanese Garden pond last spring to submerge some waterlilies.
Ron Watson Did you know the tallest living tree in the world is the California redwood (Sequoia sempervirens); recorded height 110 metres, give or take a centimetre or two.
Ron Watson We have one too: symbolic of course but I’ll fill you in, OK. On the Coolah-Gunnedah Road, 9 kilometres north of Coolah is a splendid rest area.
Ron Watson Botany is the study of plant material and botanists are scientists who have grouped plants with similar characteristics into family lists
Ron Watson Finding what rainforrest plants work best
Ron Watson You know how it can be. I wasn’t ready for it.
Ron Watson Wiradjuri for Bull-rush is Baaliyan.
Ron Watson This plant has a famous generic name.
Ron Watson I went out into the welcoming, autumn-crisp, sweet wood-smoke scented morning.
In two years Monique McGrath has lost almost 100 kilograms.