Beth is an Adjunct Research Fellow of the School of Biological Sciences. A graduate in Botany of Melbourne University, her initial research topic at London University was the life-cycle of Rye cereals and later at Melbourne on Australian wheat varieties. Since the 1980’s she has assembled extensive databases of plants used by the Aborigines of south-eastern Australia, and the landscapes created by Aboriginal management.
Beth Gott's Articles
The art of healing
Medicinal plants were used by Aboriginal Australians to help treat conditions including rheumatism and indigestion, to strengthening the immune system.