Botanical Gardens and Green Houses

Botanical Gardens and Green Houses

Tropical conservatories or green houses around the world are places of admiration and inspiration for plant lovers living outside of tropics. Most larger cities have some kind of green house with a collection of plants typical for various tropical climates. This is the next best thing besides actually going to tropics. Or probably besides growing your own tropics in your home.

Whenever I visit a new city I always try to go to such place. From now on, I’m blogging about them for you.

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Greenhouses of the world

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Lankester Botanical Garden: 9.839378, -83.890037
Botanical garden of University of Latvia: 56.950235, 24.058052
Edvard Anderson Conservatory: 59.369292, 18.046374
Enid A. Haupt Conservatory: 40.863901, -73.882086
Copenhagen Palm House: 55.687510, 12.573016
The Green Diamond, Nice, France: 43.668785, 7.219184
Lankester Botanical Garden shop

Lankester Botanical Garden, Costa Rica

Our last day of Costa Rica trip definitely wasn't a lazy one. We woke up early to meet our new local friend Erick Matamoros - a great freelancing photographer and kindly our guide for a car trip to Irazú volcano, followed by a visit to the Lankester Botanical Garden and then a direct drive to the airport for home ...

Copenhagen Palm House

Greenhouses of the world: Copenhagen Palm House

When in Copenhagen, Denmark, you can easily enhance your city stroll with a quick trip to a tropical rain forest. You will find it in The Palm House in Botanical Garden of Copenhagen University. Inspired, like many other European green houses, by The Crystal Palace, it was build 1874. Together with 4 attached ...

Riga Botanical Garden

Green houses of the world: Riga

Whenever I visit a bigger city, I try to go to their botanical garden with a green house. Yea, I'm that damaged. If it's in tropics, then the whole garden is my play ground. This time when in Riga I checked out the Palm House in the botanical garden of University of Latvia. Photo from Panoramio by Toms Grīnbergs ...

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