el charco

Imagine a botanical garden, and acres of carefully designed, highly manicured, delicately pruned “zoos for plants” may come to mind.(Photo by Cristian Newman on Unsplash)

At botanical garden in Mexico, natural species blossom again

Associated Press | By Associated Press, San Miguel De Allende, Mexico
UPDATED ON DEC 27, 2018 11:06 AM IST
In 1991, when El Charco first opened, volunteers and staff had identified about 183 different species of plants and about 130 species of birds. Those numbers exploded to about 600 and 186 in 2007 and 2014, respectively.
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