The Linnaeus Garden in Uppsala

This was a really fun place to visit in Uppsala, Sweden! I was in Stockholm on a family vacation, and we took an easy train ride to Uppsala and spent the afternoon wandering around Linnaeus’s beautiful garden and house. Having written a paper on taxonomy and featuring Linnaeus, I was delighted to see where Linnaeus did his work! If you ever visit Stockholm or Uppsala, definitely put this on your list!

Check them out: https://www.botan.uu.se/our-gardens/the-linnaeus-garden/

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Carl Linnaeus’s lily pond 🐸 
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This clock shows the times different flowers open over the course of a day. Supposedly if you memorize this, you can accurately tell what time it is by looking at the flowers in Linnaeus’s garden. The flowers are that specific! 
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I LOVE FLOWERS 🌺 !
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