Kew News:

Seeds hold hidden treasures for future food
… at Kew is the world's largest wild plant seed bank. Seeds from the resilient, wild… environmental changes,'' said Oriole Wagstaff of the Crop Wild Relatives project at Kew'sKew will give researchers access to precious material from wild crops, enabling…


Kew Gardens' Indian-inspired orchid festival
…The Orchid Festival at Kew Gardens opens this weekend and this year it's…


Botanical exploits: How British plant hunters served science
… trained at Kew. "Purdom was a very shy, retiring chap; we don't have very much from…


IUCN Red List: Wild crops listed as threatened
… Wilkin of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, said conservation work is being undertaken…


Bees create buzz in Kew Gardens art installation hive
…An art installation that takes its inspiration from a beehive has opened in Kew… a soundtrack hums in response to the activity of real bees in a beehive elsewhere in Kew


Coleraine: Waste ground transformed by Kew Gardens funding
…More than £100,000 provided by the world famous Kew Gardens has been used… in a competition run by the renowned botanical Kew Gardens based in London. Community cohesion…


Wakehurst Place gardens devastated by the Great Storm
…, in the early hours of 16 October. The estate, owned by the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew


Kew report makes new tally for number of world's plants
…. The new tally is part of a report carried out by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew…, disease and invasive species. Prof Kathy Willis, director of science at RBG Kew, said…, Australia and Brazil were the most likely to find and name new plants. The Kew team also…


Dr James Kew: Firm fined £1m after runner electrocuted
… by a fallen electricity cable while running in the countryside. Dr James Kew, 41, died… and safety laws and must pay £153,000 costs. Dr Kew, of Ashdon, a director… an engineer. Donation urged Mr Kew was killed 20 minutes before the engineer…


Full transcript of The Curious Case of Miss Fanny Fust- 8 December 2017
… in the county records up in Kew. We've got more than 1,000 pages in a Dropbox that we're…