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Neptune's Aquatic Gardens
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"Located outside the Victoria Room and open during the summer months, the Aquatic Gardens feature two pools containing hardy and tropical water plants as well as a variety of floating plants.  Guarding over the pools is the statue of the Roman god of the sea, Neptune, presented to the conservatory shortly after it opened in 1893."  - from the Phipps Conservatory website.

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