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Protecting things

I have a unique flower that will soon bloom. I have owned this plant for many years and it’s the sort of plant that couldn’t stand even one day of freezing weather. 390 more words

Slideshow: Botanical Garden Lantern Festival to end Monday

Artisans from Zendong, China hand made and crafted light and fabric sculptures, which are on display until Monday Aug. 30, at the St. Louis Botanical Garden. 28 more words


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What was to be our last stop in Mexico was the very pretty San Cristobal de las Casas, located in the jungly, interesting state of Chiapas. 1,294 more words


Five top picnic spots in Cape Town to celebrate Spring Day!

Warmer weather is upon us at long last! And that only means one thing: It’s time to get out your picnic basket, a blanket, chairs and some yummy eats to celebrate the commencement of spring! 437 more words


A day in Kirstenbosch

Kirstenbosch is one of those places that you forget about and then when you go there again, you’re just like, “why don’t I come here more often??”. 215 more words


Botanic gardens - Golden Gate Park San Francisco

I rarely visit San Francisco without visiting Golden Gate Park. My favorite place to visit within the park is the Botanic Gardens. Now charging a small fee for entry I often think I don’t need to visit having been there multiple times before. 99 more words

North America

The exotic gardens of Èze, French Riviera

The hilltop village of Èze, perched atop a dizzying drop straight to the Mediterranean, is dramatically beautiful in traditional Provençal style. Èze is a warren of cobbled streets and flower-covered stone houses, their slatted shutters diffracting hot rays of Riviera sun beating down upon red-tiled roofs. 642 more words