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The Hibiscus Flower

The Hibiscus flower holds so many memories for me.

It transports me to my childhood in Zambia, where it grew in abundance. My friends and I would destalk the flower and we would siphen out the sweetness that lay within (just like sucking through a straw). 255 more words


Master plan puts botany in the back seat for $25 million revamp of Canberra's national botanic gardens

Visitor numbers for the Australian National Botanic Gardens in Canberra have plummeted by 50,000 over the past five years, according to a federal plan for the site’s future development. 654 more words