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palm house

A glasshouse in which palms and/or other tropical plants are grown.

palm house, Sefton Park, Liverpool, England

View of a palm house at Sefton Park, Liverpool, England.  Photograph copyright:  Louise Wickham, 2008.

The palm house at Sefton Park was built in 1895 by McKenzie & Moncur of Glasgow, Scotland and is surrounded by 8 statues of historical figures sculpted by Chavalliaud.