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PostSubject: Re: Parks and Gardens   Wed 10 Jul 2013, 12:44

@nordmann wrote:
Phillip Franz von Siebold was German, I thought. He's more famous for his magnolia - and there aren't too many Germans one can say that about!

Well then there are at least two Germans famous for their magnolias .... Sprenger's magnolia, Magnolia sprengeri,  is named after the German botanist Carl Ludwig Sprenger.
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PostSubject: Re: Parks and Gardens   Wed 05 Apr 2017, 14:16

Founded in 1859 by Sheffield born businessman, Henry Shaw, the Missouri Botanical Garden, in St Louis, was established on what was then open prairie:




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PostSubject: Re: Parks and Gardens   Wed 26 Apr 2017, 13:02

First I've heard of this one:

Jencks' Garden

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