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Botanical Gardens

button.Albuquerque Biological Park - Only a stone's throw from the legendary Rio Grande and its cottonwood bosque (woods), The Albuquerque Biological Park invites you to explore the mystery and diversity of living organisms 362 days a year. All of nature, all in one place. Core facilities include: Albuquerque Aquarium, Rio Grande Botanic Garden, Rio Grande Zoo and the Tingley Aquatic Park. There are still no pictures but the hours and facilities available are listed. There is a new Butterfly exhibit coming up. If you are in the area, this is a must see!

button.Arizona - Sonora Desert Museum - a world- renowned zoo, natural history museum and botanical gardens, so far I haven't found any pictures on the WWW for this fascinating place. It is definitely worth a visit!

button.Australian National Botanic Gardens - Information on the Botanic Gardens, Australian plants, and access to databases on living plants, herbarium specimens and photographs.

button.Bellingrath Gardens and Home - Walter Bellingrath secured the Rights to the Coca-Cola Company in 1930. Is major gift to the Mobile area was to create one of America's most beautiful gardens. During the depression he opened his gardens to the public to help cheer morale. A stunning display of azaleas, camellias, Cherokee roses and hundreds of other flowering plants.

button. Boyce Thompson Southwestern Arboretum - American Southwest's oldest and most spectacularly situated arboretum and botanical garden. Located near Superior, Arizona, just outside the metropolitan Phoenix area.

button. The Botanical Garden of thr University of Vienna - Created in 1754 by Archduchess (Empress) Maria Theresia of Austria the Garden was first used by the Medical Faculty. of Vienna University. This site is written in German but they have some fantastic pictures of a cactus garden.

button.The Butchart Gardens - Canada - Fifty acres of floral finery offering spectacular views as you stroll along meandering paths and expansive lawns. In 1904, the concept of The Butchart Gardens began with an effort to beautify a worked-out quarry site on the 130-acre estate of Mr. and Mrs. R.P. Butchart, pioneers in the manufacture of Portland Cement in Canada. Their endeavour became a family commitment to horticulture and hospitality spanning more than 90 years and delighting visitors from all over the world.

button.The Dallas Arboretum - With seasonal flower displays throughout the year, The Dallas Arboretum ranks as one of the top horticultural display gardens in the country, especially in its variety of dedicated gardens.

button.Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden's - "Where Nature and Horticulture Blend into One" - Belmont, North Carolina

button.Devonian Botanic Garden Home Page - Located at the University of Alberta - features traditional Japanese gardens, tropical butterfly house, collection of alpine plants, rolling pines and large ponds

button.The Ladybird Johnson Wildflower Center - The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center (formerly the National Wildflower Research Center), was founded in 1982 to educate people about the environmental necessity, economic value, and natural beauty of native plants. The Wildflower Center is a non-profit educational organization headquartered in Austin, Texas, with links to native plant societies and environmental organizations across the country and around the world.

button.Missouri Botanical Garden - The Missouri Botanical Garden is home to over 30 different gardens, the ClimatronÆ, a world famous Botanical Research Center, an active Education Division, and much more. Shaw Arboretum of the Missouri Botanical Garden is located approximately 35 miles west of St. Louis and encompasses 2,500 acres of natural Ozark landscape and managed plant collections.

button.Moody Gardens - Galveston, Texas - Aquarium Pyramid: Opening Summer 1999 - Now you can enjoy the beauty of Earth and the wonders of space inside the Rainforest and Discovery Pyramids. But your marvelous odyssey will not be complete until you experience the sensational Aquarium Pyramid.

button.Minter Gardens - Centuries ago, a massive mountain slide suddenly swept over the fertile lands of the eastern Fraser Valley. This rock fall pushed north across the Fraser River and ended its westerly flow at the area which is now MINTER GARDENS. The unique land formations which were created left an area unsuitable for crop farming, but early settlers found it ideal for raising cattle and other animals. Tall native specimen trees added to the charm of the location and thousands of wild Geraniums, Columbine, Roses and Bleeding Hearts added a finishing touch to this magnificent setting. Don't miss their virtual tour.

button.National Tropical Botanical Garden - The National Tropical Botanical Garden is dedicated to the conservation of tropical plant diversity, particularly rare and endangered species. Medicine, food, shelter - the potential uses of many plant species are not known. Yet they are becoming extinct at an alarming rate. Located in the only tropical and sub-tropical regions in the United States, the gardens and preserves of the NTBG are "Noah's Arks" for this threatened plant life. NTBG's work in plant exploration, propagation, research, and education is all supported by contributions from people like you.

button.San Antonio Botanical Gardens - San Antonio Botanical Gardens features native plants, indoor collections with exotic New World Floral as well as other interesting tropical plants - a map helps you easily navigate these beautiful web pages

button.Shofuso: The Pine Breee Villa - located on the grounds of the Horticultural Center in the West Philadelphia section of Fairmont park - traditional Japanese house and gardens from the 16th and 17th century, very interesting and unusual

button.Tuscon Botanical Gardens - a beautifully designed web page for a beautifully designed botanical garden.

button.University of Delaware Botanical Gardens - Welcome to the on-line tour of the University of Delaware Botanic Gardens.

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