Category: Garden News

Garden Closed | 9 May 2018
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May 2, 2018May 5, 2018

Garden Closed | 9 May 2018

The Malaysia’s 14th General Election is around the corner and election fever is upon us! Please note that we will be closed on 9 May 2018 for this occasion and encourages the empowerment of our voting rights!

HoHoHo All The Way!
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April 18, 2018May 5, 2018

HoHoHo All The Way!

Save more when you ride with Penang Hop On Hop Off (PGHOHO) – tSave more when you ride with Penang Hop On Hop Off (PGHOHO) – the original double decker tour of Penang!he original double decker tour of Penang! Hop on the double-decked tour bus and let it take you on a fun exploration throughout...

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September 22, 2016May 5, 2018

For The Love Of Feathers

Our chirpy neighbours My name is Rod Gowen… I am a retired British Telecom Health and Safety Manager, raised in a small seaside town called Ilfracombe, on the North Devon coast in England. My interest in watching birds started when I was young. At school, when I was ten years old, I won first prize in...

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March 9, 2016May 5, 2018

TSG -Cooking School Open Day

Tropical Spice Garden’s much acclaimed Cooking School is now having an Open Day, filled with fun activities for both adults and children! Delicious cooking classes and tantalising cooking demos to excite a foodie’s tastebuds! Food vendors galore to whet your appetite 😀 Please register for the cooking classes as spaces are limited: only 10 personal cooking stations so hurry...

Tropical Spice Garden – IN THE CITY
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February 1, 2016May 5, 2018

Tropical Spice Garden – IN THE CITY

Tropical Spice Garden – In The City Interior Visit the latest extension of Tropical Spice Garden  – a little pocket garden shop in the heart of George Town! Situated near to Little India and the busy Beach Street, our little shop carries all our favourite TSG essentials – high grade spices, aromatherapy and household scents, beautiful fabrics and...

Garden Blooms – The Bat Lily (Tacca Integrifolia)
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January 5, 2016May 5, 2018

Garden Blooms – The Bat Lily (Tacca Integrifolia)

Flowering plants, also known as Angiosperms, are the most diverse group of land plants in the world. Existing in different shapes, sizes, and colours, there are more than 95 species of flowering plants in Tropical Spice Garden – ranging from bromeliads to palms, cacti to begonias, and more! However, one genus stood out among all...

A Hidden Beauty – The Chocolate Soldier Butterfly!
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November 5, 2015May 5, 2018

A Hidden Beauty – The Chocolate Soldier Butterfly!

When the sun shines and the heat wakes up the plants, tiny invertebrates are starting their daily routine in the woods. Squirrels are climbing up the trees for nuts and berries, monkeys reach up to the canopy of the rainforest to feed on shoots, and magnificent water monitor lizards emerge from the streams and ponds...

SPICE WARS!
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September 28, 2015May 5, 2018

SPICE WARS!

I had a major craving for Indian food last weekend so I had briyani on Saturday and ‘tosai’ on Sunday – both with incredibly explosive combinations of spices in each dish that left my tummy rumbling quite happily. Many of us may take spices for granted now since it’s readily available at every wet market and...