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Boundary fence

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A rough fence enclosing a nature sanctuary area of the veg garden in the Botanic Gardens,  a boundary between the wild and the formal.

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Monochrome harvest

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A harvest in yellow; pumpkins, squash and corn.  Photo taken in the veg garden of the Botanic Gardens.

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On the way, glasshouse detail

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Possibly often overlooked, an architectural detail on the outside of the curvilinear glasshouses in the Botanic Gardens, Dublin

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Enveloping fronds

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Staghorn fern

Stag’s horn fern fronds like hands enveloped, wrapped around itself

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Weekly photo challenge: Express yourself

Staghorn fern

Staghorn fern, an expressive plant, reaching upwards

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Warmth

The Palm House is the largest glass house in the Botanic Gardens and is kept at the highest temperature of all the glass houses, allowing tropical plants to be grown protected from Irish weather conditions.

Palm leaves

Palm leaves

Exotic plants high in the Palm House

Exotic plants high in the Palm House

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Weekly photo challenge: yellow

Yellow Rose

The yellow rose Golden Celebration

 

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