Refuge for Wild Plants Tries to Save Nature That's Disappearing Around Israel

Almost a fifth of Israel's wildflower species are endangered. The Nebi Samuel refuge opened in hopes of preserving these plans - and maybe even restoring them to nature someday

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Until a few decades ago, the Jerusalem hills were a paradise for wildflower lovers. Hundreds of plant species covered the area in a rainbow of color. But as construction spread, many have disappeared.