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Synonyms for arboretum

a facility where trees and shrubs are cultivated for exhibition

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The Morton Arboretum is usually about spending time outdoors, but that will change a little this month when the Enchanted Railroad returns to the Lisle museum with a theme of celebrating trees from around the world.
Families return to the arboretum every year to experience the Enchanted Railroad, and its a wonderful opportunity for our visitors to learn more about many different types of trees on our 1,700-acre grounds," said Mary DAmico, special events coordinator.
Agabas requested the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) to include in its programs the creation of arboretums in the different provinces and maybe institutionalize it without Congress passing legislation on it.
The bills define arboretum as a reserved area which is essentially for a well-grown and representative collection of trees or shrubs species planted and maintained for the purpose of reference, scientific studies and as a convenient source of seeds and herbarium materials.
One of the most renowned and popular is Westonbirt - the National Arboretum at Tetbury in Gloucestershire.
Meanwhile, Bodenham Arboretum near Kidderminster bills itself as Worcestershire's hidden garden, with more than 3,000 species of trees from across the world growing at the site overlooking the Clent Hills.
Second, whereas almost all the Eastern arboretums are now surrounded by skyscrapers, we're surrounded on three sides that are intended to remain wild for a long time to come - and a river on the fourth.
His lone wish was that, for the 15th straight year, they join him this Sunday at his beloved Mount Pisgah Arboretum to clear blackberries.
Arboretums must be the ultimate in patient, persistent commitment.
Howick Hall has invested generous resources and a few lifetimes of work to bring about the remarkable gardens and arboretum we can now all enjoy.
Shermeta of KSS Architects has designed the viewing structure for the University of Pennsylvania's new meta Metasequoia exhibit at the Morris Arboretum in collaboration with artists John McQueen and Margo Mensing and structural engineer Tom Langan of Schoor DePalma Engineers.
Throw in three additional titleholders at the Boyce Thompson Arboretum and five others among our list of unique sites, and we're packing the sunscreen.
Two massive buildings have been erected on the South Farm, which is the base of operations for up to 130 arborists, horticulturists and others who care for the arboretums tree collections and landscapes.
Minister for Territory and Municipal Services, Shane Rattenbury, today announced that Jon Stanhope AO has been appointed as the inaugural patron of the National Arboretum Canberra.
The Los Angeles State and County Arboretum reflects southern California history as much as it does vegetation from around the globe.