Friday, May 15, 2009

Leuven/Louvain #2 ...

strelitzia ... (EN)
by en.wikipedia.org
... The common name of the genus is bird of paradise flower,
because of a supposed resemblance of its flowers
to the bird of paradise. In South Africa it
is commonly known as a crane flower...


citrus maxima ... (EN)
by en.wikipedia.org
... The Pomelo is the largest citrus fruit,
ranging from the size of an extra-large grapefruit
to the diameter of a basketball,
and usually weighing between 1 and 2 kg ...


The Hortus Botanicus Lovaniensis ... (EN)
by en.wikipedia.org
... is the oldest botanical garden of Belgium,
dating from 1738.(Dutch: Kruidtuin) ...


De Kruidtuin ... (NL)
by leuven.com
... werd in 1738 aangelegd als hortus botanicus
voor de universiteit
...

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