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Afternoon In The Garden:The Ancient Uses and Benefits of Prickly Pear Cacti (Opuntia)

August 9, 2015 @ 1:00 pm

August 9th,1:00 pm- 4:00 pm
Afternoon In The Garden:The Ancient Uses and Benefits of Prickly Pear Cacti (Opuntia)

Experience how to identify and prepare cactus pads for propagation, food, beverages, construction, dyes, water purification, and much more.
Compare the weight of a fresh cactus pad against a dried one, then add water to a cup to determine the amount of water retained in a fresh cactus pad.

For more information, please contact Chris Sanchez at 512-477-8672, X13

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Date:
August 9, 2015
Time:
1:00 pm

Venue

Zilker Botanical Garden
2220 Barton Springs Rd
Austin, TX 78746 United States

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