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Berry Botanic Garden
Name:Berry Botanic Garden 



 
Alternate Name: 
Address:11505 SW Summerville Avenue 
Mailing Address: 
City:Portland 
State:Oregon 
Postal Code:97219 
Country:UNITED STATES 
Latitude/Longitude:lat=45.44063; long=-122.661063
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Weather:current weather 
Phone:503.636.4112 
Fax: 
E-Mail: 
Contact: 
Designer(s): 
Construction Period: -  
Public/Private:PUBLIC 
Hours: 
Admission: 
Added to JGarden:7/8/2000 
Last Updated:7/8/2000 
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With the south wind a gentle goddess came.
She soaked the bronze, she soaked the fountain,
She soaked the swallow's belly and its feathers of gold.
She hugged the tide, lapped the sand, drank the fish.
Secretly she soaked the temple, the bath-house, the theatre,
The confusion of her platinum lyre --
  the tongue of the goddess -- secretly.
Soaked my tongue.

  Nishiwaki Junzaburô
  trans. by Bownas and Thwaite
  20th century

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