Bbotanicalotanical Sentence ExamplesTo the north of the Water of Leith lie Inverleith Park, the Arboretum and the Royal
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The city owned in about acres of parks and open spaces, the chief being Roath Park of Too acres including a
genus Viola in which more than species have been described found principally in temperate or mountain regions of the northern hemisphere; they also occur in mountainous districts of South America and South and Tropical Africa, while a few are found in Australasia.
Connected with it are a library of , volumes and Boo MSS., a chemical laboratory, a zoological museum, a gynaecological institute, an ophthalmological school, a
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Garden of Calcutta is noteworthy as the repository of numerous specimens described by writers on Indian botany.
The extreme southwest part of the continent constitutes a separate zoological district, comprising Arabia, Palestine and southern Persia, and reaching, like the hot desert
Lishing the doctrine of organic evolution by the introduction into the web of the zoological and
The distribution of life is discussed in the various articles in this Encyclopaedia dealing with biological,
Garden line of Rio de Janeiro was opened to traffic. The line was completed with its surplus earnings and continued under the control of the American company which built it until , when it was sold to a Brazilian company.
institutions at the principal British universities.
garden of acres, Llandaff fields of acres, and Cathays Park of acres, which was acquired in mainly with the view of placing in it the chief public buildings of the town.
The chief points to be attended to are to have a plentiful supply of
Considerable difficulty is encountered in attempting to draw up a
Of those in the United States of America, the chief, formed by Asa Gray, is the property of Harvard university; there is also a large one at the New York
Garden, created by the Bureau of Agriculture, several public squares, several hospitals, a maternity home, the Lunalilo Home for aged Hawaiians, an asylum for the insane, several schools of high rank both public and private noly Oahu College on the E.
gardens, where many European plants are tested with a view to acclimatization.
The herbarium at Melbourne, Australia, under Baron Muller, attained large proportions; and that of the
He was the author of several contributions to the literature of horticulture, including a Practical Treatise on the Culture of the Dahlia , and a Pocket
tract, to Baluchistan and Sind; it belongs to what Dr Sclater calls the Ethiopian region, which extends over Africa, south of the Atlas.
garden, the Albert Park near the harbour, with a bronze statue of Queen Victoria, the extensive grounds at One Tree.
The public buildings include the palace of the governorgeneral, situated in a spacious
The delay in the eslishment of the doctrine of organic evolution was due, not to the ignorant and unobservant, but to the leaders of zoological and
On the whole, greater weight is due to the evidence from
True caoutchouc, the principal constituent of all rubbers, is probably essentially one and the same substance, from whatever
and zoological garden, the large military hospital, the cathedral of St Joseph, the Paul Bert college, and the theatre.
Very little is known of the plants of the interior of northern China, but it seems probable that a complete
Besides the Belt there are several parks and reserves, including
MISTLETOE Viscum album, a species of Viscum, of the
evidence seems to indicate that the wild almond is the source of cultivated almonds, peaches and nectarines, and consequently that the peach was introduced from Asia Minor or Persia, whence the name Persica given to the peach; and Aitchisons discovery in Afghanistan of a form which reminded him of a wild peach lends additional force to this view.
books, and a great le whereon to manipulate them all.
and acclimatization gardens, the socalled Ocean Beach, and two racecourses.
garden and at Eldena a seaside resort on the Baltic an agricultural school.
Nearly akin to these are several other forms of little but
name it is the plant known in commerce as Sea Island cotton, owing to its introduction and successful cultivation in the Sea Islands and the coastal districts of South Carolina, Georgia and Florida.
On the northeast side of the suburb of St Georg a
He also edited the Cottage Calendar, the Horticultural Register and the
and zoological publication of recent date has its bearing on evolution.
natural order belonging to the series Tubiflorae of the sympetalous group of Dicotyledons.
Besides other open spaces there is Burgers park, originally planned, during the first British occupation, as a
The use of tramways for the transportation of passengers in cities dates from , when the first section of the
species, but included at the beginning of the th century the largest area of virgin forest on the suce of the earth.
connexion is eslished between it and the temperate region of the Himalaya.
garden it is impossible to have, at one and the same time, more than a very small percentage of the representatives of the flora of any given region or of any large group of plants.
sense of the word is followed, the term being used generally as opposed to animals.
So much, indeed, does the character of the herbage vary from plot to plot that the effect may irly be described as kaleidoscopic. Repeated analyses have shown how greatly both the
Colony of Bougainvillea distinct s of budding are fruticosa, natural , attached to the found, which are best deunderside of a piece of floating timscribed in
Adjoining are two smaller parks, Cook Park and Philip Park, while north of these stretches the Domain and the
interest; not _ r removed is the black or dyers oak, F rom Isotschy op. c i t.
In addition to this, Helen has built me a herbarium, a little room fitted up with closets for my plants, shelves for my
gardens a new central postoffice, in the Renaissance , was built in .
genus of the natural order Iridaceae, containing about species, natives of Europe, North Africa,.
gardens on the southern shores of Farm Cove are the finest in the Commonwealth and are distinguished for their immense collection of exotics.
The study of the distribution of species dates back to the time of the early systematists, the study of vegetation to the time of the early
constitution and the chemical composition of the mixed herbage vary according to the description of manure applied.
There are large herbaria at the British Museum and at the Royal Gardens, Kew, and smaller collections at the
I didnt press her as we entered Lauritzen Gardens, and strolled the paths of public
drying , so as to be able to use about six sheets for each specimen; to change the at intervals of six to twelve hours; to avoid contact of one leaf or flower with another; and to increase the pressure applied only in proportion to the dryness of the specimen.
sources than to that derived from philology, particularly since the discovery both of the wild almond and of a form like a wild peach in Afghanistan.
The city proper occupies two indented tongues of land, having a water frontage on Port Jackson, and extending from Rushcutters Bay on the east to Blackwattle Bay on the west, a distance of m., nearly two miles of which is occupied by the Domain and the
The natural history branch was removed to a building at South Kensington the Natural History Museum in , where the zoological,
garden; with the national sanitary service, a biological laboratory, and special services for smallpox, glanders and yellow fever.
garden, rich in specimens of the Balkan flora.
gardens commanding a fine view westward of the bay and rock of St Michel.
term for the membranous sacs containing the reproductive spores in certain lichens and fungi.
Hence a good herbarium forms an indispensable part of a
gardens of Brazil are developing into permanent exhibitions of the flora of the regions in which they are located.