The Garden Guide

Book: History of Garden Design and Gardening
Chapter: Chapter 4: British Gardens (1100-1830)

Trinity College Botanic Garden

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649. The botanic garden of Trinity College was established in 1786, and though small, contains the richest and most varied collection in Ireland. It was long admirably managed by Mr. Mackay. There is also a botanic garden at Cork; and one was established, in 1830, in Belfast.