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Urban Oasis

At the edge of Balboa Park is an urban oasis. The Trees for Health Garden has several self-guided... read more

Reviewed April 29, 2016
GlobalGypsy_13
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San Diego, California
Peaceful and informative walk through a 4 acre arboretum

Very enjoyable walk along the winding path through trees and ground covers. Five classes of... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2016
porter_osborne
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Waco, Texas
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Apr 29, 2016
“Urban Oasis”
Mar 12, 2016
“Peaceful and informative walk through a 4 acre arboretum”
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Reviewed April 29, 2016

At the edge of Balboa Park is an urban oasis. The Trees for Health Garden has several self-guided paths with trees, cacti, and plants that can provide health benefits. I was delighted to find a coffee berry tree as the research on drinking caffeine is...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed March 12, 2016

Very enjoyable walk along the winding path through trees and ground covers. Five classes of medicinal trees and groundcovers are found in collection. Over 140 types of trees/plants. Numerous types of uses are noted for the plants. The various foliage and flowers also attract a...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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