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Grand Opening: Canopy Tours in Urban Atlanta

Grand Opening: Canopy Tours in Urban Atlanta
Explore the Atlanta Botanical Garden to experience the best urban forest and garden the city has to offer. The garden has over 30 acres of gardens and woodlands, including one of the world’s largest permanent orchid displays. Coming May 1st is the long anticipated Canopy Walk that allows you to walk 40 feet up in the air getting an incredible bird’s eye view of the forest below. A unique reverse suspension bridge extending 600 feet from the gardens up to the branches of the trees allows you to...
April 22nd, 2010 | Katrina Verweel | Read More | Comments: 0
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Butterflies Flutter into Phoenix

Butterflies Flutter into Phoenix
Have you ever wondered if caterpillars have teeth? How high butterflies can fly?  All your questions can be answered at Breakfast with the Butterflies hosted by the Desert Botanical Garden on March 6 and 7. A delightful opportunity to introduce the world of rare butterflies to your children, Breakfast with the Butterflies returns for its 9th year in an exhibit at the Marshall Butterfly Pavilion.  Children ages 3-10 will love the hundreds of butterflies of all different types and colors in this...
February 22nd, 2010 | Heather Wright Schlichting | Read More | Comments: 2
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San Diego Botanic Garden – Encinitas

San Diego Botanic Garden – Encinitas
San Diego Botanic Garden, formerly Quail botanical gardens, has some new classes coming up this Fall that will appeal to everyone! Fall classes  are can be found on their website at www.sdbgarden.org. – details are below, but some of the new classes are: Green Roofs and Urban Sustainability Planning an Eco-Friendly Holiday Flower Photography Artistic Effects Coming up on Saturday, October 24 from 10-Noon is a Free Composting Workshop.  Learn how to compost...
October 21st, 2009 | Pam Nagata | Read More | Comments: 1
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Visiting San Antonio Botanical Garden

The San Antonio Botanical Garden is a popular destination for visitors and residents alike. Located on 33 acres, the Botanical Garden is a combination of beautiful indoor displays and outdoor gardens, which include the Old Fashioned Garden, Rose Garden, Sensory Garden (Garden for the blind), Kumamoto En garden, Sacred Garden, Shade Garden, Gertie’s Garden and other garden displays. Check out the Garden Map. The Botanical Garden was founded in 1980 and is operated by the City of San Antonio Parks...
March 29th, 2009 | thesanantonioguide | Read More | Comments: 0
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