We hired a guy called Patrick Cullina, who was at the Brooklyn botanic Garden, to run the horticulture and operations of the park.
Few visitors to the Sydney botanic Gardens can fail to notice a memorial obelisk standing on a shady islet in the lower grounds.
It was in an ordinary shrubbery, forming a belt round a botanic garden.
The first botanic garden was established at Padua in 1545, and was followed by that of Pisa.
Mr. Rand, who had the care of the botanic Garden, rendered her every assistance in his power.
I was much gratified with two visits made to the botanic garden, situated about eight miles from the palace.
We call them, for lack of botanic language, 158 "sun-kisses."
Some specimens were ultimately forwarded to the superintendent of the botanic garden at Calcutta.
In the Edinburgh botanic Gardens there is a good collection of these.
It is the key and capital to that wonderful district, rich in geological and botanic and antiquarian interest, the Lizard.
1650s, from French botanique (17c.) or directly from Medieval Latin botanicus, from Greek botanikos "of herbs," from botane "a plant, grass, pasture, fodder." The Greek words seems to have more to do with pasturage than plants; cf. related botamia "pastures, meadows," boter "herdsman," boton "grazing beast."