Naturebase

 
Plant Explorer
Things you can take
Plastic Bag
Plastic Bag

A bag is useful for collecting large leaves. You could try to find out what trees they are from

 
 
Magnifying Glass
Magnifying Glass

Use a magnifying glass to look closely at what you find. Can you see the smaller parts like the parts which make up the flower?

 
 
Plastic Cup
Plastic Cup

Collect fallen leaves, twigs, seeds and petals in a pot or jar. Remember not to pick wildflowers or plants

 
 
Notebook/Pencil
Notebook/Pencil

Record what you find and make sketches in a notebook

 
 
Guide Book
Guide Book

A guide book will help you identify the plants you find. You can borrow one from the library.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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