Bird Haven Greenhouse & Conservatory - Joliet, IL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme
N 41° 31.787 W 088° 00.361
16T E 416072 N 4598059
Quick Description: Built in 1929, this Italian Renaissance-style conservatory houses seasonal annuals and perennials, cacti, and tropical plants.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 11/15/2007 5:56:21 PM
Waymark Code: WM2KE6
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke
Views: 138

Long Description:
The Bird Haven Greenhouse & Conservatory offers a free opportunity to enjoy and, especially, photograph many plants not normally found in northern Illinois.

Open daily from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., this greenhouse is a wonderful respite from the bitter cold winters with its desert and tropical rooms.

The adjoining Barber and Oberwortmann Horticulture Center hosts weddings, receptions and other special events.
Type of Greenhouse: Botanical display - public

Type of Cover: Glass panel

What is the shape of this greenhouse: Curved structure (eg. Victorian Greenhouse - Kew Gardens)

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Unique features: Not listed

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