Sacred Seeds Gardens

The Rattanakiri Living Library for Seeds and Culture

The Rattanakiri Living Library for Seeds and Culture

In the remote northeast corner of Cambodia, Rattanakiri is home to old growth forests where hidden trails lead to sacred waterfalls, healing mountain springs and remote tribal villages. Seven indigenous tribes live here: the Krieng, Chray, Kachak, Tampuen, Brao, Lao, and Bunong. Their traditional livelihoods, supported by the abundance of these lush tropical forests, are quickly eroding due to accelerating road construction, an influx of new residents and rapid deforestation. The Rattanakiri Living Library for ...
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Tel Aviv University Botanical Garden

Tel Aviv University Botanical Garden

Tel Aviv University Botanical Garden (est. 1973) is a center for botanical education, research, and conservation of rare and endangered plant species. On area of about 34,000 square meters, exhibition includes native flora of Israel and neighboring countries, as well as collections of plants from around the globe. The diversity of plant species, representing Israel native flora and special ecological groups, make the garden a live and dynamic museum for the various aspects of the ...
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Native Forest Foundation – Gampaha, Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is a country with a rich plant diversity of 4000 species, of which 800 are endemic to the country. Many of these species have unique medicinal and nutritional properties useful in solving acute health problems. They are connected with ethical, cultural, spiritual and social activities recognized from earliest days of human history. A long cultural heritage spanning more than 2500 years provides modern Sri Lanka with a strongly local ancient traditional agricultural knowledge ...
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I-AIM

Institute of Ayurveda and Integrative Medicine – I-AIM

I-AIM Garden is a unique and the large garden totally dedicated to medicinal plants in India. The garden has been aesthetically landscaped, with native medicinal plants exclusively. It is a live repository of 1187 species of medicinal plants (covering 375 genera and 120 families) collected from all over India, belonging to all habits, ranging from herbs, climbers and trees. The plants represented here have cultural roots in the rich health traditions of India. Many rare species ...
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Sacred Seeds at Reserva Natural La Pedregoza

Sacred Seeds at Reserva Natural La Pedregoza

The Reserva Natural La Pedregoza was founded for the express purpose of doing conservation and preservation of Orinoco River basin flora and fauna. The natural reserve operates programs dedicated to the seed collection and propagation of endangered native tree species, the rescue of giant river turtles of the Podocnemis family, and the planting of native trees for carbon sequestration and expanded wildlife habitat. The Sacred Seeds Garden is an extension of this work, conserving and ...
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