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The Rose Garden continues to offer a display of blooms, each chosen to illustrate the fascinating history of roses in cultivation.
The Rose Garden continues to offer a display of blooms, each chosen to illustrate the fascinating history of roses in cultivation.
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Osage Orange

The autumn winds have brought down the lurid, neon-green, curiously wrinkled fruits of the Osage Orange, Maclura pomifera, known amongst the staff as 'pickled gardeners' brains'. The fist-sized fruits are lying in a rather disconcerting pool at the base of the tree!
There is a good crop this year, but cropping is not consistently every year.

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