All eyes are on Brazil now that the Olympics are in full swing, but for those who can’t make it to Rio, Selby Gardens has many beautiful plants and flowers that come from the region. From colorful bromeliads to delicate orchids, flora from Brazil can be found throughout the gardens. Changes expected in current laws prohibiting the export of plants from Brazil will mean an even more diverse collection at the gardens. Find out more in the segment below.
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