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Here is a link to an article I wrote about my recent visit to Queens Botanical Garden in New York, USA.

A fabulous garden and a must see next time you head to the big apple.


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Its official name is Eka Karya. Like most botanical gardens, it is nice, quiet and spacious. Plant lovers aside, the fact is that I did not find it one of the best I’ve seen (although I admit that the rain did not help) and I see no need to specifically go, unless visitors come to… 292 more words

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Telling the time: what makes the plant clock tick?

New this year in the Understanding Plants area at the Botanic Garden, are two curved beds bordered by trellising, positioned to the south side of Bateson Walk. 549 more words


Events at the Botanic Garden

There are two events taking place at the Botanic Garden this coming Sunday – 21st August :

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Planting for the perfume of cherry pie and chocolate in the Botanic Garden…

Whether from flowers or foliage, scent always adds another dimension to any garden and it is well worth including some scented plants when planning a new border. 409 more words


Sunday, Low key day

I need to go to Jakarta to renew my passport. Jakarta was my hometown and I spent my childhood and teenagehood there. I still remember the heath, the humidity and the crowded Jakarta but I can’t stand no more. 146 more words


Oxford, England: Botanic Garden

On the day the West Texas A&M Study Abroad group left London and traveled home, I packed my bags and took a train to Oxford… 94 more words

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