Garden Crafters | 07-06-2015

The Nature Education team from Tropical Spice Garden held their third overnight camp in the garden grounds on 6th – 7th June 2015. Being a different type of experience from the daytime tours and workshops, this two day, one night camp was a hit with a boisterous bunch of 15 participants ranging from six to … Read more

Figs in the Garden

Come the month of May, the atmosphere in Tropical Spice Garden is filled with a pungent, fruity fragrance. While walking around the Heart of the Garden, look down and you will notice an abundance of rotten berries/fruits along the pathway. Yes, those are the figs, wild and flourishing in the Garden. There are a few … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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! We first observed the nest on Feb 23th when we noticed a couple of adult Yellow-vented Bulbuls (Pycnonotus goiavier) flying around the shrubbery … Read more

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

How to Make Your Own Pure & Liquid Stevia

  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 of … Read more