"Wild Medicine: Healing Plants Around the World"

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Photograph: Courtesy New York Botanical Garden
Foxglove at "Wild Medicine: Healing Plants Around the World"
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Photograph: Courtesy New York Botanical Garden
Camellia 'Winter's Cupid' at "Wild Medicine: Healing Plants Around the World"
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Photograph: Courtesy New York Botanical Garden
Lowland Tropical Rain Forest Gallery at New York Botanical Garden, "Wild Medicine: Healing Plants Around the World"
New York Botanical Garden, The Bronx Wednesday May 29 2013 10:00 - 18:00
See more than 500 species of plants that have been used as medicines throughout history. The specimens, displayed as part of an Italian Renaissance garden, have treated high cholesterol, impotence, fevers, halitosis and other maladies.
Venue name: New York Botanical Garden
Contact:
Address: Bronx River Pkwy
NY
10458
Cross street: at Fordham Rd
Opening hours: Tue–Sun 10am–6pm
Transport: Subway: B, D to Bedford Park Blvd or 4 to Bedford Park Blvd–Lehman College, then take the Bx26 bus; or Metro-North to Botanical Garden
Price: $20–$25, seniors and students $18–$22, children 2–12 $8–$10, children under 2 free. Grounds only $10