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Dr Peter Wilkie: Botanic Garden fighting to save the rainforest from the scorched earth of human activity - The Scotsman


The Scotsman
Recognised as a major provider of biodiversity expertise, the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) has been invited this month to join a workshop in Indonesia hosted by the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC). The task: to develop a programme ...

Food Explorer Brought Hundreds Of Immigrant Plants To America ... - NPR


NPR
In the early 20th century, botanist David Fairchild traveled the world and brought plants back to the U.S. that we now see as thoroughly American. NPR talks with the author of a book on Fairchild.

'The Food Explorer': The intrepid botanist who brought avocados and more to our shores - USA TODAY


USA TODAY
When the realization sinks in that avocados, hummus, even Egyptian cotton exist in America because of crafty botanical espionage, one naturally questions who's responsible — and how he landed the job. The country's first and most prominent plant spy ...

Botanist Lawn & Garden

Southampton, New York - United States

Our attention to detail and commitment to exceptional customer service sets us apart from other landscape specialists. We recognize your property is an important investment and that proper landscape management and maintenance enhances its value. As a "hands on" owner/operator Tomasz Gibas and his staff have been servicing clients on Eastern Long Island since 2001. We take pride in the quality of our work and we treat your property as if it were our own.

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* Lawn maintenance
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* Plant fertilization
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* Spring and Fall clean ups

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Includes control and use of traps. From Ohio State University Extension Fact Sheet.

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Dokmai Garden : Chiang Mai Botanical Garden
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Dokmai Garden is a private Chiang Mai botanical garden, providing a gateway to the understanding of the nature and culture of northern Thailand. The Thai family Seehamongkol live in this private 4 hectare (10 acres) botanical garden. After the introduction you get from us we believe you will be better prepared to understand other Thai gardens, local food markets and the nearby national parks where thorough information and English and scientific n

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America's oldest living botanical garden features an 18th century farmstead, native plants, wildflower meadow, and wetland.

Our Rose Garden
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The University of Illinois Extension presents the history of roses as well as site selection, planting, pruning, pest control, and watering.

Missouri Botanical Garden
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Located on a 79 acre site in St. Louis, the Missouri Botanical Garden is world-renowned for its fundamental botanical research, horticultural display and education programs.

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