Glasgow, Botanic Gardens 1897

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Caption for Glasgow, Botanic Gardens 1897: The Botanic Gardens are situated off Great Western Road. Many rare orchids, tree ferns and other plants grow here, including bananas. The Kibble Palace is the largest glasshouse in Britain.

An extract from Scotland Photographic Memories.

Memories of Glasgow, Botanic Gardens 1897


My grandmother lived at No.25 Byres Road, a short walk from the Botanical Gardens and spent many Sunday afternoons examining the gardens with her siblings & parents. She also was courted there by my grandfather-to-be. In 2000, I was able to view the gardens building (it was unfortunately closed on my visit); (...Read full memory)

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Caption for Glasgow, Botanic Gardens 1897: The Botanic Gardens are situated off Great Western Road. Many rare orchids, tree ferns and other plants grow here, including bananas. The Kibble Palace is the largest glasshouse in Britain.

An extract from Scotland Photographic Memories.

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