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  • Oxford Botanic Garden and Arboretum

    The video is on YouTube

    15 January 2021

    Tuesday 12 January 8pm Thanks to a gift of £5,000 in 1621, Oxford acquired the first scientific garden in Great Britain which now hosts over 5,000 plant species. Gardeners’ Question Time panellist and Deputy Director of the Botanic Garden, Dr Chris Thorogood, explained its history and its role in research, conservation, education and public understanding….

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