Botany


Pink-purple, circular flower with darker purple center and yellow stamens and pistils.
Located on University Ave. at Mills St. in Madison, Wis., the 500+ species Botany Garden serves research, teaching and the senses. Mo Fayyaz, the horticultural mastermind  who has directed the garden for more than 30 years, says it’s “the first garden in the world to be based on angiosperm phylogeny.” Related […]

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Assignment: Life in the woods