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Trip to Wilson Botanic Park Brightens Dreary Morning

We woke up early on Sunday morning with the intention of making an early start. However, early morning showers (in other words a typical Melbourne Sunday) and a general weariness meant we didn’t get away until mid-morning. 492 more words

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Spiky tree

On my last visit to the Botanic Garden in Oxford, the monkey puzzle tree (Araucaria araucana) caught my eye, with its strange spiky branches. 26 more words


Saigon Zoo and Botanical Gardens/Dam Sen Water Park

Saigon Zoo and Botanical Gardens are a cheap and really enjoyable way to spend the day in Ho Chi Minh. The zoo is a little dated as far as the enclosures go and still has a bit of an old colonial feel to it. 171 more words


Pot Lines

Stored plant pots at the Propagation Facility at Dunedin Botanic Garden, New Zealand. Photos taken on Sun 15 October, 2017 (open day).

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Apple Day at Cambridge University Botanic Garden

The old apple tree at the end of our garden was laden with fruit when we moved into our house two years ago.  So much so that we put big bowls of the delicious, sweet apples at our gate for passers by to help themselves.  450 more words


Friends of the University of Dundee Botanic Garden event #dundeewestend

As part of the season of Wednesday afternoon lectures, Professor Graeme Walker, Director of the Abertay Yeast Research Group at Abertay University, is giving a talk later this week on the subject of yeasts. 80 more words

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