Tag: botany

Destinations

Gallery: Australia’s top 10 botanic gardens

While there’s no legal accreditation to become a botanic garden, it’s generally held that these gardens should involve some sort of scientific study. Of course, for the everyday lover of flowers and plants, the term simply represents a place to enjoy some of the best sights and smells nature has to offer. Australia is home to a terrifically diverse range of natural environments, and some of the best plant life in the world. So, whether your interest is in science, leisure or just a good place to picnic, check out our list of Australia’s top 10 botanic gardens.

Science & Environment

ANZANG 2015 Botanical shortlist

The ANZANG 2015 Botanical photography competition asked for photographs of flora. These could be habitat or portrait shots. This shortlist is testament to the gorgeous array of landscapes and plant life that surrounds us.