TITLE

World's first botanical garden has roots in medicine

AUTHOR(S)
Hallett, Susan
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/18/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 2, p177
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Botanical Garden of Padua University, Italy. Information is presented on the garden's history, as well as its variety of plants. German writer and scientist Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's essay "Metamorphosis of Plants" was inspired by his visit to the garden. Architect Andrea Moroni has played a role in the design of the garden's layout.
ACCESSION #
21678466

 

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