Category: Highlight

Figs In The Garden
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May 25, 2015May 6, 2018

Figs In The Garden

The huge Fig tree in the garden Figs (Ficus spp) are one of the successful forest species, with up to 900 species distributed around the world. Fig trees play an important role in the tropical rainforest as the syconium makes up the main diet for many types of animals in the forest, from mammals, e.g. monkeys,...

‘Birding In Your Neighbourhood’ With Kanda Kumar!
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May 19, 2015May 6, 2018

‘Birding In Your Neighbourhood’ With Kanda Kumar!

Are you a bird enthusiast, love bird watching, a beginner in birding world and would love to learn more about the local birdies around Penang? If yes, come join us for this unique birding workshop as Mr Kanda Kumar of Malaysian Nature Society (MNS) will be teaching us on the basic identification & sketching techniques on some...

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May 8, 2015May 6, 2018

Why “5 Senses”?

Why “5 Senses” Tropical Spice Garden offers a variety of children nature educational programmes, targeting kids between the ages of 6 to 12 years old. We hope to educate the next generation on the importance of the tropical rainforest ecosystem and ignite an appreciation for the Garden’s various flora & fauna.   One of the...

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May 5, 2015May 6, 2018

2D1N Garden Crafters Kids Camp!

Introducing to you.. The GARDEN CRAFTERS 2D1N Kids Camp! This is the third overnight camp that will be organised by the Nature Education team of TSG and we love to bring the kids back to nature! To be held on 6th – 7th June 2015, the camp aims to combine the elements of arts with gardening by making...

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April 2, 2015May 6, 2018

Birds & Nests – Signs Of Spring

The past 3 months was spring time in Penang! Most of the flowering plants in the garden were blooming, and we also managed to observe two different bird nests by the water garden! Yellow-vented Bulbul’s Nest We first observed the nest on Feb 23th when we noticed a couple of adult Yellow-vented Bulbuls (Pycnonotus goiavier) flying...

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April 2, 2015May 6, 2018

A Fun-Tastic Day With The Kids- Im A Junior Naturalist TOO

I’m a Junior Naturalist Too! The fun of being a naturalist is learning all you can about the natural world! We believe that Nature Education is the key foundation for children to learn about their nature surrounding, appreciate wildlife & plants, and understand the importance of conserving & protecting our tropical nature environment. “I’m a...

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April 1, 2015May 6, 2018

Amphibians & Reptiles – Nature Talks At The Garden

Save the date! 25th April 2015 (Saturday), 11am, at Tropical Spice Garden. Tickets: RM15 & RM10 (Spice Friends)   For registrations & enquiry, please contact: Ms Joleen Yap T:+604 8811 797   |   M:+6012 4988 797   |   education@tropicalspciegarden.com *register in advance with us to avoid disappointment

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January 26, 2015May 6, 2018

I’m A Junior Naturalist TOO!

Missed the last “I’m a Junior Naturalist” 2013? No worries, you can start planning for the upcoming March school holiday’s “I’m a Junior Naturalist TOO”! Come forth into the light of things, let nature be your teacher.” – William Wordsworth Nature is the best teacher and greatest classroom for children to learn about their surrounding....

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January 26, 2015May 6, 2018

How To Make Your Own Pure & Liquid Stevia

Stevia Powder   Stevia is fast replacing sugar and the sweetener that is becoming popular. There are a lot of packaged stevia for sale in the stores today. However we recommend that you make your own pure and liquid stevia from the stevia leaves. Ingredients Dried stevia leaves 1 cup of hot filtered water ¼ cup...

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January 20, 2015May 6, 2018

Jawi Cuisines At It’s Best With Chef Nuril

Chef NurilkarimChef Nurilkarim Introducing our new guest chef at TSG Cooking School starting February 2015- Chef Nurilkarim Razha. Nuril will be conducting cooking classes on Jawi Peranakan cuisines, which we believe he is the most suitable candidate to do so because of his astonishing background and experience in the industry. He will be having his very first class at TSG Cooking School on...