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  Boylston

  Tower Hill Botanic Garden

  11 French Drive

  PO Box 598

  Boylston  MA        01505     

  Phone  508 869-6111

  Web  http://www.towerhillbg.org/

  E-mail  thbg@towerhillbg.org

  Description  132 acre botanic garden with several distinct areas

  Type of Resource  Nature

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Botanical

  Owner/Operator:  Worcester County Horticultural Society

  New or  Updated   1/24/2006

  Cambridge
  Harvard U Botanical Museum
 
26 Oxford Street
  Cambridge MA  02138   
 
Phone  617 495-3045
  Web Site  http://www.peabody.harvard.edu/museum_botanical.html
  Description  focus on "useful plants" , featuring 3000 glass models of plants
 
Type of Resource  Nature
  Primary Focus  Science Museum
  Field of Study/Science Facility  Botanical
  Collection A-F  Glass
  Collection G-M  Models
  Research /Reading  Library
  New or Updated:  07/21/2003

  Massachusetts
 
Cambridge
  Harvard U Ware Collection of Blaschka Glass Models
 
24 Oxford Street
  Cambridge MA  02138   
 
Phone  617 495-2326
  Web Site  http://www.hmnh.harvard.edu/information/
 
Description  Glass models of plants and plant parts made in the early 1900s
 
Type of Resource  Science
  Primary Focus  Science Museum
  Field of Study/Science Facility  Botanical
  Collection G-M  Glass
  New or Updated:  07/23/2003 

  Framingham
 
Garden in the Woods
 
180 Hemenway Road
 
Framingham  MA  01701  
 
Phone  508 877-7630
 
Web Site  http://www.newfs.org/garden.htm
 
Description  botanical garden and woodland sanctuary, 1600 species
 
Type of Resource  Nature
 
Primary Focus  Garden
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Botanical
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
Owner/Operator:  New England Wild Flower Society
 
New or Updated:  10/03/2003

  Massachusetts
 
Northampton
 
Botanic Garden of Smith College
 
Lyman Plant House
 
College Lane
 
Northampton  MA  01063    
 
Phone  413 585-2740
 
Web Site  http://www.smith.edu/garden/
 
Description  historic greenhouses on college campus, 60,000 item Herbarium, 150 acre
                       
campus
 
Type of Resource  Nature
 
Primary Focus  Garden
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Botanical
 
New or Updated:  09/15/2003

  MA

  Stockbridge

  Berkshire Botanical Garden

  Route 102 & 183

  PO Box 826

  Stockbridge  MA   01262    

  Phone  413 298-3926

  Web Site http://www.berkshirebotanical.org/

  Description 15 acre site since 1934

  Type of Resource  Nature

  Primary Focus  Garden

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Botanical

  New or Updated:   6/20/2006

 

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