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Update: The First Corpse Flower Bloomed Last Night

The first of three corpse flowers at U.S. Botanic Garden has bloomed.

The Botanic Garden Conservatory has extended visiting hours until 10 PM tonight.

To experience this rare event… 14 more words


Butchart Gardens on a Rainy Day

Everyone knows that gardens always look their best under bright sunlight. There is, however, one garden that looks great even on a rainy day. I am referring to… 207 more words


The Corpse Flower Strikes Again

Actually, three of them are about to bloom.

The U.S. Botanic Garden has announced that three of its corpse flower (Amorphophallus titanum) plants are expected to bloom during the next week. 158 more words


Botanic Garden Meise

The Botanic Garden Meise is a hidden gem, only 10 kilometres away from the centre of Brussels : 92 hectares of luxuriant vegetation, a great place to spend a sunny day with the kids ! 696 more words


Shizuoka Area Tourist Pass Mini: Hamamatsu, Japan

Some time in May this year, my friends and I were thrilled to find out that Singapore Airlines was offering promotional flight rates to Japan. It was too good an opportunity to miss and within 10 minutes of discussion, we found ourselves with four airline tickets to Japan for August. 751 more words


Snowdrops, Dunedin Botanic Garden, New Zealand

Yesterday we walked through the Clive Lister Garden, a small garden that’s part of the Dunedin Botanic Garden. We found a mixed planting of snowdrops and black ophiopogon (black mondo grass). 62 more words

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