botanical garden

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Synonyms for botanical garden

a facility where trees and shrubs are cultivated for exhibition


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This picturesque site, which sits next to the newly-renamed Dandenong Ranges Botanic Garden, will return 34 hectares of open space to the community.
Botanic gardens across the world contain at least 30% of all known plant species, and 41% of those classed as threatened with extinction, the research published in the journal Nature Plants found.
Since the first botanic gardens were created, more than 400 years ago, the communication strategies aimed at their publics have experienced great changes throughout time.
She also traced the contribution made by botanic gardens, the plant hunters and collectors of South West Asia, and flora writers over the centuries to the knowledge and understanding of those plants.
Glasnevin and a group of Irish botanic Gardens are fully funded by the Irish Government.
With interest from Kirkley Hall College in Northumberland, they envisaged keeping the botanic garden intact and opening it up more to the public and for educational purposes.
Khan Dean Faculty of Science & Technology & Director, Sustainable Development Study Centre, said that the noble mission of conversation and sustainable use of Pakistan's unique environmental, biological and cultural heritage was meant to cultivate links with botanic gardens.
During her time as a Climate Change Champion, Rose took part in major Welsh events, such as the Hay Festival and the Start Festival at the Botanic Gardens, where she met Prince Charles.
Sara Oldfield, secretary general of Botanic Gardens Conservation International (BGCI), explains that while some plants are naturally rare, others are threatened by humanity and aggressive weed species.
The new habitat is a significant step forward for the project, as Dr Annette Patzelt, senior botanist at the botanic garden, pointed out, "This important event could not have happened without the dedicated efforts of our Omani horticultural and botany teams and the assistance we have received from colleagues from the Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh and Botanic Gardens Conservation International.
Four of that nursery's staff were already in Singapore working on the project with the Singapore Botanic Gardens staff.
Botanic Gardens, Sweden) and Henrik Zetterlund (Gothenburg Botanic Garden,Sweden) co-authored Corydalis; a Gardener's Guide and a Monograph of the Tuberous Species.
But, in what is an archetypal story of the city, could this be the moment that sparks the phoenixlike rise of the fourth - yes, fourth - botanic gardens in 245 years?
A WOMAN has died and another is seriously ill after they ate mushrooms picked on a trip to botanic gardens.
What's wrong with simply "keeping the Botanic Gardens the Botanic Gardens".