Since 1962 he has been engaged, as Scientific Director, in
the founding and development of the Jerusalem Botanical Gardens,
the largest of its kind in Israel, in the heart of modern Jerusalem.
Michael retired from University service in 2001 but continues
to teach, lecture and guide at the Garden and its School of Horticulture.
He is married and has a daughter and son, both married.
Michael beside a pond at Jerusalem
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