How Man Makes Use of Plants

10 Apr

Welcome to Nature’s Pharmacy, where you can enjoy the medicinal properties of plants. This activity includes getting to know those of Botanical Gardens’ plants which have unique medicinal properties, and …


Taste & Scent

10 Apr

A tour full of scents and tastes in the medicinal and herbal gardens, getting to know the various herbs. The tour includes the three herbs used to make za’atar, as …


From Wheat to Pita

10 Apr

The road to that slice of bread starts with a small seed planted in the ground a few thousand years ago… in this discovery-filled activity, we recreate the domestication of …


Blossoming and Pollination

10 Apr

Did you know that the world’s first advertising campaign was led by flowers? Who was their target audience? And why did they even need it? And was it related to …


Tu B’Shvat

10 Apr

There is no place more suitable in which to celebrate Arbor Day than the Botanical Gardens! Every year, through a special interactive experience, we expose the hidden secrets of the …


Autumn Winds

09 Apr

As winter approaches, the days become shorter and there are longer hours of darkness. How does this change affect plants? How to they cope with the change in their living …


The Wondrous Olive

09 Apr

Mentioned numerous times in the Bible and cited throughout history, the olive is one of the most important economic forces in both ancient and modern times, and its tree can …


Young Researchers

09 Apr

The children get to study the different plant habitats and their effect on vegetative growth. Come meet the Botanical Gardens’ research gardener and learn about the plant world with him. …


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