Looking good now
The sacred lotus has begun to flower in the Tropical Wetlands House
The sacred lotus has begun to flower in the Tropical Wetlands House
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Pyrus communis

The hollow trunk of this stunning tree was filled with bricks and covered in tar in the 1960s following arboricultural practice of the time. The tree is gradually growing around the bricks and encasing them. This treatment for branch-loss is no longer recommended.

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