The Temperate House - Kew Gardens. This is the largest surviving Victorian glasshouse in the world (b. 1859). It's also the final resting place for many plants which have outgrown their initial berth. The Chilean Wine Palm is 18 metres tall, & was raised from a seed 20 years before the Temperate House was built. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, TW9. Nearest Tube: Kew Gardens.
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Chile has some of the world’s most spectacular vineyards. Bounded by the Atacama desert, the Pacific Ocean, snow-capped Andes and southern ice fields, this is the only wine region where both cacti and snow are interspersed amongst vines. - I LoVed my wine tours in Chile!
by Robin Garr | Jan. 6, 2017 Did it ever cross your mind that Chile is something like California, if you took California and stretched it out really long and thin? And put it in the Southern Hemisphere, of course. Look at the numbers ... Archives | Subscribe (free!) | Previous article: Sour Grapes: Not fake news, fake wine Read article.