Coconut: The Tree of Plenty | University of Oxford

Coconut: The Tree of Plenty

Event date
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11:00 - 13:00
Botanic Garden
Rose Lane
Event type
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Free with entry to Garden. Adults £5, children FREE
Disabled access?
Booking required
Not required

Find out more about the coconut tree and all the amazing things that can be made from it including food, fibre and fun! Find out the best way to break open a coconut as well as having a taste of its milk and flesh.

Help us create a lovely bunch of papier mache coconuts, take a turn on our coconut shy and find out how people from around the world weave the trees' leaves to make beautiful baskets and hats! - have a go at a mini-weaving to take home.