|One of 200 orchids on display at the U.S. Botanic Garden|
|Vertical plantings of oxalis and beans|
|Water feature near entrance|
|giant hydrangea bloom!|
|Begonia in a bottle|
They have over 5,000 orchid specimens of which they display about 200 at any one time. I could have spent hours in there photographing them - they're all so strange looking!
|The First Ladies' Water Garden|
|Is this anyway to treat a tree?|
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