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Botanical garden

A botanical garden or botanic garden is a garden dedicated to the collection, cultivation, preservation and display of a wide range of plants labelled...

Last Update: 2021-04-20T16:19:58Z Word Count : 6837 Synonim Botanical garden

Bertha Jaques

popular printmaking technique. She is best known for her hand-colored botanical prints and scenes from her foreign and domestic travels. Bertha Jaques (née...

Last Update: 2021-03-21T13:43:13Z Word Count : 1286 Synonim Bertha Jaques

Botanical illustration

Gardens website". Antique botanical illustrations for use as home decor at Fine Rare Prints De Bray, Lys (2001). The Art of Botanical Illustration: A history...

Last Update: 2021-02-08T08:58:17Z Word Count : 827 Synonim Botanical illustration

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

Serials - over 310 titles on horticultural and botanical journals, along with newsletters. Botanical Prints - part of the Rare Books but separate. Access...

Last Update: 2021-03-30T03:54:49Z Word Count : 1190 Synonim Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

Huntington Library

The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens, known as The Huntington, is a collections-based educational and research institution established...

Last Update: 2021-04-07T19:54:03Z Word Count : 3421 Synonim Huntington Library

Gavin Bridson

printmaking. His book American Botanical Prints of Two Centuries, won the Newman Award from the American Historical Print Collectors Society. In 1963 he...

Last Update: 2021-04-08T16:43:02Z Word Count : 402 Synonim Gavin Bridson

Sister Parish

pillows, mattress ticking, hooked rugs, rag rugs, starched organdy, botanical prints, painted lampshades, white wicker, quilts, and baskets. According to...

Last Update: 2021-04-14T03:57:47Z Word Count : 2073 Synonim Sister Parish

Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art

30,000-square-foot (2,800 m2) Georgian-style mansion was opened as a botanical garden and art museum in 1960. Christopher Cheek founded a wholesale grocery...

Last Update: 2021-03-28T22:05:08Z Word Count : 770 Synonim Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art

Isaac Sprague

Sprague's works were included in the Hunt Institute’s exhibition American Botanical Prints of Two Centuries. Major collections of Sprague's work are held by the...

Last Update: 2021-04-06T19:22:30Z Word Count : 484 Synonim Isaac Sprague

James Bateman

Grange Tunnels original audubon prints,botanical prints,audubon paintings,audubon watercolors, Mark Catesby, botanical art Chicago, natural history, fine...

Last Update: 2021-03-01T00:05:20Z Word Count : 897 Synonim James Bateman

List of Irish botanical illustrators

officinale F. H. Wigg. aggr". Victoria and Albert Museum. 8 March 2019. "Botanical Prints General Notes". Victoria and Albert Museum. 29 July 2015. Archived...

Last Update: 2021-02-19T18:35:59Z Word Count : 1048 Synonim List of Irish botanical illustrators

John Miller (botanical illustrator)

; Pardoe, H. S., eds. (2003). "Bute's Botanical Tables - John Miller (1715-1790)". Catalogue of Botanical Prints and Drawings at the National Museums &...

Last Update: 2020-06-04T22:39:33Z Word Count : 369 Synonim John Miller (botanical illustrator)

Botanical name

A botanical name is a formal scientific name conforming to the International Code of Nomenclature for algae, fungi, and plants (ICN) and, if it concerns...

Last Update: 2021-01-11T22:44:30Z Word Count : 1403 Synonim Botanical name

Spore print

identified from its spore print alone; the spore print is only one characteristic used in making a taxonomic determination. Spore prints are usually white to...

Last Update: 2019-12-17T15:17:08Z Word Count : 679 Synonim Spore print

Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation

than in the U.S. It has a collection of botanical paintings (many of them watercolors), drawings, and prints dating from the Renaissance to contemporary...

Last Update: 2021-01-03T03:13:56Z Word Count : 305 Synonim Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation

Azza Fahmy

Life” pendants. Matthew Williamson S/S’14 - Ten pieces inspired by botanical prints, architectural forms and textures from Egypt and Persia. Karm Solar...

Last Update: 2021-03-02T17:15:27Z Word Count : 918 Synonim Azza Fahmy

Carl Friedrich Schmidt (1811)

and botanical books Antique Botanical Prints by C.F. Schmidt - Philographikon Galerie Rauhut, Munich Genealogy of C.F. Schmidt Botanical Prints of Capsicum;...

Last Update: 2020-10-05T00:14:29Z Word Count : 845 Synonim Carl Friedrich Schmidt (1811)

Beth Van Hoesen

Adams, was an American artist who was best known for her prints and drawings of animals and botanical subjects. Elizabeth "Beth" Marie Van Hoesen was born...

Last Update: 2020-10-06T23:24:47Z Word Count : 681 Synonim Beth Van Hoesen

List of botanical gardens in Tamil Nadu

article lists the botanical gardens found in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. List of botanical gardens in India List of botanical gardens Ministry of...

Last Update: 2020-11-25T13:26:01Z Word Count : 57 Synonim List of botanical gardens in Tamil Nadu

Utricularia reticulata

in 1808, but he did not cite a specimen and instead referred to a botanical print in Hendrik van Rheede's 1689 Hortus Malabaricus. List of Utricularia...

Last Update: 2021-03-10T13:11:22Z Word Count : 116 Synonim Utricularia reticulata

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Botanical garden

A botanical garden or botanic garden is a garden dedicated to the collection, cultivation, preservation and display of a wide range of plants labelled with their botanical names. It may contain specialist plant collections such as cacti and other succulent plants, herb gardens, plants from particular parts of the world, and so on; there may be greenhouses, shadehouses, again with special collections such as tropical plants, alpine plants, or other exotic plants. Visitor services at a botanical garden might include tours, educational displays, art exhibitions, book rooms, open-air theatrical and musical performances, and other entertainment. Botanical gardens are often run by universities or other scientific research organizations, and often have associated herbaria and research programmes in plant taxonomy or some other aspect of botanical science. In principle, their role is to maintain documented collections of living plants for the purposes of scientific research, conservation, display, and education, although this will depend on the resources available and the special interests pursued at each particular garden. The origin of modern botanical gardens is generally traced to the appointment of professors of botany to the medical faculties of universities in 16th century Renaissance Italy, which also entailed the curation of a medicinal garden. However, the objectives, content, and audience of today's botanic gardens more closely resembles that of the grandiose gardens of antiquity and the educational garden of Theophrastus in the Lyceum of ancient Athens.The early concern with medicinal plants changed in the 17th century to an interest in the new plant imports from explorations outside Europe as botany gradually established its independence from medicine. In the 18th century, systems of nomenclature and classification were devised by botanists working in the herbaria and universities associated with the gardens, these systems often being displayed in the gardens as educational "order beds". With the rapid expansion of European colonies around the globe in the late 18th century, botanic gardens were established in the tropics, and economic botany became a focus with the hub at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, near London. Over the years, botanical gardens, as cultural and scientific organisations, have responded to the interests of botany and horticulture. Nowadays, most botanical gardens display a mix of the themes mentioned and more; having a strong connection with the general public, there is the opportunity to provide visitors with information relating to the environmental issues being faced at the start of the 21st century, especially those relating to plant conservation and sustainability.


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