Inside the Temperate House
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The central section of the Temperate House, designed by Decimus Burton, was finished in 1861, but the two wings were not added until 1899. It houses the flora of the world's sub-tropical regions: temperate Asia, South Africa, the Mediterranean, New Zealand, and the Pacific Islands.