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Under the Glass: News from the Greenhouse

Early last fall I wrote about one of our new therapeutic horticulture programs at WBG; this one for UF students with stress and anxiety. We received…


Summer is for Flowers and Lush Growth

When the summer begins in Gainesville, many of our students go home for the summer break. The town empties out, and everything quiets down for a few…


From Greece to Gainesville: The Hippocratic Tree…

From Greece to Gainesville: The Hippocratic Tree at Shands UFCaroline H. Crist, Sustainability InternWilmot Botanical Gardens The father…


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