banyan

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East Indian tree that puts out aerial shoots that grow down into the soil forming additional trunks

a loose fitting jacket

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Walking into Rainforest Cafe, guests are enveloped by lush vegetation, simulated thunder and lightning, rain showers, majestic rock formations, whimsical butterflies, animatronic crocodiles, playful animated primates, and the sounds and smells of a tropical rain forest, all set in a backdrop of enormous salt water aquariums, cascading waterfalls, larger-than-life Banyan trees and Tracy the Talking Tree.
In Key West, visitors gathered by the dozens Saturday in front of the two-story, Spanish-style house shaded by banyan trees and palms where the writer once lived.
Relaxing on the veranda of their home, surrounded by banyan trees and souvenirs of their travels, they cat dart for lizards as they enjoy a wine.
While guests dine on pastas, salads, signature sandwiches and delectable desserts, they are surrounded by all the sights and sounds of a rain forest with lush vegetation, cascading waterfalls, whimsical butterflies, live parrots and larger-than-life Banyan trees.
Each of the treehouses will have a kitchen and bathroom and will be 14 feet off the ground on concrete and steel structures that will look like banyan trees, Heers said.
Walking through RAINFOREST CAFE, one is enveloped by lush vegetation, simulated thunder and lightning, rain showers, majestic rock formations, Tracy the Talking Tree, whimsical butterflies, crocodiles, playful animated primates and elephants, along with the sounds and smells of a tropical rain forest, all set amongst a backdrop of enormous salt water aquariums, cascading waterfalls and larger-than-life Banyan trees.
Lush vegetation, larger-than-life Banyan trees, cascading waterfalls, majestic rock formations, shooting stars and changing constellations, tropical music, cool mists and simulated rain storms - complete with thunder and lightening - fill the 18,000-sq.
A spokesman for R-JH said: 'We regret any embarrassment caused to Banyan Trees and wish them much success with their future developments.
Moazeni further added that although planting this number of trees may serve as a symbolic action in line with the revival of the Banyan trees, but it must also be maintained and supported.
15 Southwell A member of the fig family, banyan trees are often beautiful in the way their roots and trunks develop in so many different directions.