Public Gardens Photo Tours forum: MOBOT Feb.2013 St Louis

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jmorth
Mar 2, 2013 7:49 PM CST
Winter at Mobot...

Conservatory (Linnean House 1882) - full of Cyclmen, jasmine, Camillias, aloes, cactus, bulbs, and some fruits. Fragrant.
Thumb of 2013-03-03/jmorth/b0cf14 pathway Thumb of 2013-03-03/jmorth/8dfd1bcactus collection Thumb of 2013-03-03/jmorth/8a57dc outside Thumb of 2013-03-03/jmorth/d8ad7c

Climatron - geodesic dome houses tropics Thumb of 2013-03-03/jmorth/43af25 Thumb of 2013-03-03/jmorth/874458

tropical trees Thumb of 2013-03-03/jmorth/083e87

Cycad Chenile plant, big as a tree. Rainforest pathway Thumb of 2013-03-03/jmorth/310393
Water features (very humid) - waterfall Thumb of 2013-03-03/jmorth/1d9d70 pond w/ glasswork Thumb of 2013-03-03/jmorth/f479c6
Spectacular flowers
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Orchids
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Mediterranean Garden (annex to Climatron)
Thumb of 2013-03-03/jmorth/9c0475arch w/ balcony Thumb of 2013-03-03/jmorth/0dfd04mosaic/fountain Thumb of 2013-03-03/jmorth/f5a02eview from arch balcony
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Outside
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Orchids in the gift shop Thumb of 2013-03-03/jmorth/e614fb glass art in lobby Thumb of 2013-03-03/jmorth/c7b559
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Name: Marilyn
Greenwood Village, CO (Zone 5b)
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CDsSister
Mar 7, 2013 8:17 PM CST

Great pictues, thanks for sharing. I tip my hat to you. I tip my hat to you.

central Illinois
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jmorth
Mar 8, 2013 3:56 AM CST
My pleasure. Glad you liked them.
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(Zone 7a)
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dormantsrule
Mar 9, 2013 3:51 AM CST
I love the design of the Climatron. It's so wonderful to walk through a conservatory in the winter. Your photos have reminded me I'm overdue to a visit @ Longwood Gardens.
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central Illinois
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jmorth
Mar 9, 2013 11:40 PM CST
The Climatron is a sure cure for the winter blues.
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Name: Sandy Coffman
Jacksonville, Florida
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wren
Mar 10, 2013 9:39 AM CST

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Wonderful pictures
Name: Debra
Garland, TX (NE Dallas suburb) (Zone 8a)
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lovemyhouse
Mar 10, 2013 10:27 AM CST
What a gorgeous place! I use the MOBOT online database frequently and have always wanted to visit. Thanks for posting. Lovey dubby
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