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Fraser
2007-Jun-04, 07:07 PM
I just think this is the coolest thing. But then, maybe I've gone a little crazy for gardening recently. A garden designed to simulate a future habitation on Mars won a Gold Medal at the Chelsea Flower Show, operated by the UK's Royal Horticultural Society. ...

Read the full blog entry (http://www.universetoday.com/2007/06/04/mars-garden-wins-at-a-flower-show/)

Doctor Know
2007-Jun-05, 12:56 AM
Rocks were quarried from Scotland that look realistically like Martian rocks.

Interesting. One can almost envision a day when rocks are quarried from Mars to make our earthbound gardens look more exotic. ;)

Spacemad
2007-Jun-05, 07:27 AM
I saw the winning garden on TV the day the medals were given out. They won not only the Gold but also the Best in Show award as well! No mean feat! The garden looked fabulous!