Clavijero Botanical Garden

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The Jardín Botánico Clavijero ( Clavijero Botanical Garden ) is an important botanical garden in the city of Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico. The garden is dedicated to Francisco Javier Clavijero, who was a Novohispano Jesuit teacher, scholar and historian.

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The Clavijero Botanical Garden has a noted collection of regional plants with sections dedicated to Mexican ornamental flowers, reconstructed mountain environments in Xalapa, ferns and the most extensive variety of pines in Mexico.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Triedo, Nicolas (February 2008). "Fin de semana en Xalapa". Guía México Desconocido 372: 42–48. Retrieved October 14, 2008. 

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