botanical garden


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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.

botan′ical gar′den


n.
a garden for the exhibition and scientific study of collected growing plants.
[1775–85]
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Noun1.botanical garden - a facility where trees and shrubs are cultivated for exhibitionbotanical garden - a facility where trees and shrubs are cultivated for exhibition
facility, installation - a building or place that provides a particular service or is used for a particular industry; "the assembly plant is an enormous facility"
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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.
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.
According to the Taipei Department of Rapid Transit Systems, Taipei Botanical Garden Station will be the smallest of all the MRT stations currently in operation.
The 38.2-km-long Magenta Line connects Janakpuri West in west Delhi to Botanical Garden in Noida.
There are several reasons for this decision, said Pavol Martonfi, who is responsible for the botanical garden."The number of visitors in summer is not, paradoxically, the highest," he said, as quoted by #storm_gallery_131715" target="_blankthe Korzar daily.
The Vice Chancellor of Balochistan University expressed these views while inaugurating modern digital Air Barium system at Botanical Garden. Dr.
His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, decided to create an Islamic botanical garden in collaboration with UNESCO in 2006; His Highness believes in the importance of connecting religion and science.
The CMD is also organizing an event that includes breaking-through-the-barricade games at the Eighteen Peaks Mountain and guided tours at the Gaofeng Botanical Garden. The event is slated to take place on March 16, and all city residents are invited, the department said.
A piece of land reserved for the botanical garden was earmarked to the Pakistan Tobacco Company in Aug 2015 for plantation of 600,000 saplings and in 2010 about 12 acres was handed over to the Worldwide Fund Pakistan for establishment of a biodiversity information centre.
The botanical garden is a part of Green House that is maintained by the University's gardeners on regular basis.
A two-member bench comprising Justice Qaiser Rasheed and Justice Muhammad Auyb resumed on Wednesday the hearing of the Peshawar University botanical garden case here on Wednesday.
Following this, Latif Khosa, the counsel of a Bani Gala resident, informed the court, 'A part of the judicial colony also lies within the boundary of the botanical garden and this point is deliberately being ignored.'