Plant Animal Relationships
"...When you see a Gymea fruit, it means that the whales are coming back down the coast".
Wiradjuri man Darren Charwood tells about the Indigenous Australian plant, Gymea Lily. Darren is an artist represented by Boomalli Aboriginal Artist's Cooperative. His passion is to learn and pass on knowledge from his experience in traditional Aboriginal culture and Western science.This story is one of many stories he shares through Living Data. In 2021 Darren is a cultural guide at Sydney Botanical Gardens.