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Fort Collins summer day camp working to become legal after operating without permit - The Coloradoan


The Coloradoan
It uses the Wood Street property for its gardens and home base, but campers are typically going into the city's natural areas to explore the flora and fauna. The camp teaches its participants about the food it grows, how to cook with it and make meals ...

Rare Georgia grasslands are home to a variety of plants - Atlanta Journal Constitution


Atlanta Journal Constitution
The many different habitats, which support a wide range of flora and fauna, make Georgia the nation's sixth most biologically diverse state. Braving July's heat, several of us Georgia Botanical Society members last weekend explored two of the state's ...

9 New Books We Recommend This Week - New York Times


New York Times
AMERICAN EDEN: David Hosack, Botany and Medicine in the Garden of the Early Republic, by Victoria Johnson. (Liveright, $29.95.) The doctor to the infamous Hamilton-Burr duel also created a legendary botanical garden for early America, now buried far ...

Peradeniya Botanical Gardens, Sri Lanka

Kandy - Sri Lanka

Peradeniya Botanic Gardens, botanical garden in Peradeniya, near Kandy, Sri Lanka, noted for its rich and varied collections of tropical woody plants. Occupying 59 hectares (146 acres), it has about 4,000 species of plants. The most important specimens of the garden include palms, some of which are planted in impressive avenues. Significant, too, are the collections of orchids, gymnosperms, and flowering trees.

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Canada's largest botanical garden incorporates untamed and cultivated landscapes. Burlington, Ontario, near Hamilton, located 45 minutes from Toronto and Niagara Falls.

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Quail Botanical Gardens
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Garden features rare bamboo groves, desert gardens, a tropical rainforest, California native plants, Mediterranean climate landscapes, and a subtropical fruit garden. Information about visiting, volunteering, children's and adult events and classes. Encinitas, California, USA.

Tucson Botanical Gardens
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Horticultural and ecological education. The garden encourages responsible environmental stewardship, and provides a setting for enjoyment, relaxation and renewal for residents and visitors. Tucson, Arizona.

Olbrich Botanical Gardens
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Award-winning Olbrich Botanical Gardens --16 acres of outdoor display gardens and the indoor, tropical Bolz Conservatory. Prairie-style Rose Garden and the only Thai Pavilion and Garden in the continental U.S. Special events, concerts, garden-related classes for adults and kids, gift shop, gardening library, and meeting rooms.

Cleveland Botanical Gardens
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