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botanical garden

or botanic garden
n.
A place where plants are cultivated for scientific, educational, and ornamental purposes, often including a library, a herbarium, and greenhouses; an arboretum.

botanic garden

n
(Botany) a place in which plants are grown, studied, and exhibited
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After spending a week in Cape Town, finding that they overcharged me at the hotel, and having seen everything there was to see, including the botanical gardens, which seem to me likely to confer a great benefit on the country, and the new Houses of Parliament, which I expect will do nothing of the sort, I determined to go back to Natal by the /Dunkeld/, then lying at the docks waiting for the /Edinburgh Castle/ due in from England.
But in vain did he search the whole room, open and shut all the drawers, even that privileged one where the parcel which had been so fatal to Cornelius had been deposited; he found ticketed, as in a botanical garden, the "Jane," the "John de Witt," the hazel-nut, and the roasted-coffee coloured tulip; but of the black tulip, or rather the seedling bulbs within which it was still sleeping, not a trace was found.
Garden Central is the perfect jumping off place to tour Internet Web Sites, from nurseries and seed catalog publishers to famous botanical gardens around the world.
Botanical gardens are mostly noted for their trees, shrubs, roses and special collections.
FAMILY fun is the order of the day at Birmingham Botanical Gardens in Edgbaston.
30pm Wednesday, August 3 Birmingham Botanical Gardens & Glasshouses, An Evening Walk - Behind the Scenes, Westbourne Road, Edgbaston, 7.
A summit convened today at the Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens to determine guidelines to resuscitate and manage California's urban forests.
Fall Planting - An afternoon workshop on soil preparation and plant selection for fall and spring gardens will be held at the Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens, 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino.
Birmingham Botanical Gardens & Glasshouses, Talk by the RSPB - 'Bird life on your doorstep,' Westbourne Road, Edgbaston, 7.
An exchange programme has been set up between DZG and the botanical gardens in Westbourne Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, to gain a better understanding of conservation and share knowledge about plants and animals.
Mrs Nogami, Mr Yoshiji Nogami, Ambassador to Japan, Hilary Hall, Chair of the Trustees and Phillip Aubrey, Director of Birmingham Botanical Gardens
The first course of its kind to teach dancers all the right moves is being launched at the Botanical Gardens, in Edgbaston, due to popular demand from visitors.