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WeedyConnection Self Guided Tour panels

Dandelion -Taraxacum Officinalis

Panel #10 of the Self-Guided Tour of the Weeds of Australia This is the last to be feautured, perfect timing because i’m gonna take the tour down next sunday, just need to find transport to get there, anybody can lend … Continue reading

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Sheep Sorrel -Rumex acetosella

Panel #8 of the Self-Guided Tour of the Weeds of Australia Sorrel Fever Tea Sorrel tea acts as a diuretic and laxative and so helps the process of elimination in fevers. 30g Sorrel Leaves 500ml boiling water Pour boiling water … Continue reading

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White Clover

Panel #9 of the Self-Guided Tour of the Weeds of Australia Recipes: White Clover Snow 250ml Water 250ml Orange juice 250g White Clover blossoms 3 Tablespoon honey 1 Tablespoon agar agar 250ml Whipped cream Bring water and orange juice to … Continue reading

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Spiny Rush

Panel #7 of the Self-Guided Tour of the Weeds of Australia now installed at Wollombi. Spiny Rush Spiny Rush is widely used in Africa as weaving fibre for baskets and mats. Woman in Ghana weaving a basket . Rush is … Continue reading

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Willow

Panel #6 of the Self-Guided Tour of the Weeds of Australia: Black Willow Here’s a teaser of what you can find in the PDF panel below: Medicinal Uses: Anodyne; Antiinflammatory; Antiperiodic; Antiseptic; Astringent; Diaphoretic; Diuretic; Febrifuge; Hypnotic; Sedative; Tonic. The … Continue reading

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Oxalis

Panel #5 in the WeedyConnection Self Guided Tour: Oxalis. Recipes: Oxalis Sauce This green sauce was a favourite in the fifteenth century when it was served with fish, game or pork. 250g (8oz/2 cups) Oxalis 2 tablespoon butter 2 tablespoon … Continue reading

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Scotch Thistle

Panel 4, Self-Guided Tour of the Weeds of Australia, the Thistles were just over the star pickets fence, you can see the real thing up in Wollombi, NSW, Australia up to December 7. And here below is the panel you … Continue reading

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Poplar

Third Panel of the Wollombi’s Self-Guided Tour of the Weeds of Australia. And Here is the PDF version of the panel: Lombardy Poplar

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Ribwort Plantago

Second installment of the Self-Guided Tour Panels: Ribwort Plantago And here is the PDF version of the panel: ribwort plantago

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Blakberry Panel

Here is the panel i made for the Self-Guided Tour of the Weeds of Australia now on at Wollombi. Over the next weeks i will slowly upload all of the 10 panels. The info-points are in PDF format, just download … Continue reading

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