Ancient Wonder Trees

Story Title: Ancient Wonder Trees
Episode: Four
Date: 27th March 2010
Presenter: Lilly Van Epen

Lilly visits the Royal Botanic Gardens of Sydney to discover their ancient wonder trees.

Ancient trees

  • Some trees have survived up to 200 million years.
  •  Many excellent specimens at the botanical gardens.
  • Some ancient trees have been used in Chinese medicine for thousands of years and are still used today for herbal remedies.
  • You can conserve these ancient trees by planting them at home.
  • The Royal Botanic Gardens in Sydney have free guided tours where you can experience the amazing range of plants.

Royal Botanic Gardens of Sydney
Mrs Macquaries Road
Sydney NSW 200