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An audio tour of the Botanic Garden, University of Oxford, told by its gardeners and author Philip Pullman.

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An audio tour of the Botanic Garden, University of Oxford, told by its gardeners and author Philip Pullman.

    21. Philip Pullman

    21. Philip Pullman

    The celebrated author shares his passion for the Botanic Garden and reads from the end of the His Dark Materials trilogy.

    • 4 min
    20. The gunnera

    20. The gunnera

    The plant growing on the island in the lower garden pond.

    • 55 sec
    19. Green gardening

    19. Green gardening

    The new Merton borders - the latest Botanic Garden experiment.

    • 55 sec
    18. The Madagascan palm

    18. The Madagascan palm

    The palm that's not a palm!

    • 52 sec
    17. Same or different?

    17. Same or different?

    A cactus and a euphorbia - an example of convergent evolution.

    • 56 sec
    16. The fight for light

    16. The fight for light

    The rainforest and the desert in the middle of the city of Oxford.

    • 52 sec

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