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Dunedin Botanic Garden, 1925

Dunedin Botanic Garden, 1925

The winter garden glasshouse at the Dunedin Botanic Garden was opened in 1908, and featured a coconut palm, orchids and a display of flowering chrysanthemums.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Albert Percy Godber Collection (PA-Group-00048)
Reference: 1/2 APG-1047; G
Photograph by Albert Percy Godber

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Maggy Wassilieff, 'Public gardens - The oldest public gardens', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 23 September 2021)

Story by Maggy Wassilieff, published 24 Nov 2008