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On this page you'll find thoughts, advice and photos all about botany. Everything you find here comes from real gardens and gardeners who are part of the Grows on You community.

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Latest photos of botany

  • Pollen on Arum Lily (Zantedeschia aethiopica (Arum lily))
    David
  • Deppea splendens 'Augusten' (Deppea splendens)
    Randallsd
  • Fern Spores
    Dawnsaunt
  • bench 'In loving memory of...'  in Kew  - May 2004
    Hildadorissen

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We have 29 photos of botany

These photos are from real gardens by real gardeners! Just click on one to start exploring in slideshow format, or you can browse 16 at a time.

  • Very old photo of Botanist, JOHN DAVIDSON ........... with wellies ! ........... at Vancouver Natural History Society‚Äôs Camp, in Canada.
    Terratoonie
  • Botanist JOHN DAVIDSON... working on Skwoach Mountain, Canada. Circa 1915.
    Terratoonie
  • Clivia miniata (Kaffir Lily) (Clivia miniata (Clivia))
    David
  • primroses, or primulas, is there a difference
    Sanbaz
  • Conifer cones male pollen wind pollination.
    Treesandthi..
  • Bee coverd in pollen
    Janette
  • Pollen on Arum Lily (Zantedeschia aethiopica (Arum lily))
    David
  • Fern Spores
    Dawnsaunt

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Gardeners' thoughts

An Emerging Flower

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Have you watched the way some flowers emerge? Three buds of nectaroscordum have been opening and I was fascinated by the...

14 comments

AndrewR

26 Apr, 2011
Andrewr

Chile 2 - Trees And Shrubs From Central Chile

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This is the second blog about the native plants I saw on my recent holiday in Chile. Heading south from Santiago, we made...

11 comments

AndrewR

31 Dec, 2010
Andrewr

Chile 1 - In Search Of The Rosulate Viola

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While most of you have been basking in snow and ice, I have been battling blue skies and sunshine looking at the native plants...

20 comments

AndrewR

23 Dec, 2010
Andrewr

Plants from Dry Places

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Plants from Dry Places All plants need water to live, but some have adapted to survive extreme water shortages. These survival...

11 comments

balcony

4 Dec, 2010
Balcony

Autumn Bulbs Of The Peloponnese

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We usually think of bulbs as flowering in the spring but some have evolved to bloom in autumn as soon as the rains arrive...

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AndrewR

14 Nov, 2010
Andrewr

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