Definition of Botanical garden

1. Noun. A facility where trees and shrubs are cultivated for exhibition.

Exact synonyms: Arboretum
Generic synonyms: Facility, Installation

Definition of Botanical garden

1. Noun. A place where a variety of plants are grown, primarily for scientific or educational reasons, but are normally open to the public, and include ornamental plants from around the world. ¹

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Literary usage of Botanical garden

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1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1910)
"WF GANONG A UNIVERSITY botanical garden IT requires some presumption for a mere ... One who neither grew up in a botanical garden already established, ..."

2. Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club by Torrey Botanical Club (1902)
"Three or four distinct positions in connection then with this botanical garden seem to have coexisted at times ; first, that of professor of medicine, ..."

3. Report of the Annual Meeting (1858)
"... the botanical garden of the Royal Agricultural College at Cirencester. By JAMES BUCKMAN, FLS, FAS, FGK, fyc., Professor of Geology and Botany, ..."

4. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1917)
"The vegetation of our new West Indian Islands, NL Britton, New York Botanical Garden. Weather conditions and plant development, GP Burns, University of ..."

5. Botanical Gazette by University of Chicago, JSTOR (Organization) (1907)
"WILLIAM TRELEASE, Missouri botanical garden, is spending February and March ... ADVANCE PROOFS of the Report of the Missouri botanical garden for 1906 show ..."

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