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From World's Drug Capital to Green Oasis: The Incredible Story of Medellin, Colombia

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Orquideorama at the Medellin Botanical Garden

Also widely popular in the architecture world is the Orquideorama, built to embellish the Medellin Botanical Garden by Plan B.

It's built from 14 flower-tree structures that expand organically like flowers in a garden would, each fulfilling different functions such as halls, butterfly reserves, and flower gardens. Built from steel and wood from reforested areas, the Orquideorama is another beautiful example of integration between the natural and man-made world.

Photo: Medellin Public Works Office.

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