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    Photo of man holding Sussex Heritage Award

    Wakehurst lake restoration...

    Tue, 22 Jul 2014

    A major restoration project of Wakehurst Place's Westwood Lake was last week given a much...

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    Kew is a finalist in the...

    Fri, 18 Jul 2014

    Kew is a finalist in the Google Impact Challenge Award, with a chance to win £500,000

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    Photo of a herbal medicine shop in Old Dhaka, Bangladesh

    Aristolochic acid nephropathy

    Fri, 11 Jul 2014

    Research in Bangladesh reveals that more awareness needs to be raised about the health risks...

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    Photo of Platanthera azorica

    Evolution of Europe’s...

    Mon, 7 Jul 2014

    Kew researchers study the evolution of arguably Europe’s rarest orchid on the Azores.

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    Kew publishes world...

    Tue, 1 Jul 2014

    Leading Sussex horticulturalist Chris Clennett has just written a book widely regarded as...

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    Book of the month: Kids’ Kew

    Mon, 30 Jun 2014

    Find out what’s fun to do at Kew in this action-packed, interactive guide for children, now...

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    Most influential...

    Mon, 30 Jun 2014

    Kew’s Mark Chase is listed as one of the world’s most-cited scientists.

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    Photo of Atlantic Forest / caatinga vegetation

    Web resource to aid...

    Tue, 17 Jun 2014

    A new online database provides information about which species can be used to restore...

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    Photo of Dutch students

    Going Dutch at Wakehurst

    Mon, 16 Jun 2014

    A pair of Dutch horticultural students timed their work experience at a Sussex botanic...

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    Photo of Cypripedium dickinsonianum (Photo by Dr Gerardo Salazar)

    Red Listing of Cypripedium...

    Thu, 12 Jun 2014

    The latest update of the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species contains a complete listing of...

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    Image of Iberis saxatilis and the structure of one of the large flavonoid glycosides

    Unusually large flavonoids...

    Mon, 9 Jun 2014

    Kew scientists have discovered some of the largest known flavonoid glycosides in a species...

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    Cutting food miles wins award

    Wed, 4 Jun 2014

    There were celebrations this week at Kew’s country garden in Ardingly, West Sussex, as its...

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    Illustration of Nepenthes petiolata

    Kew botanical artist wins...

    Fri, 30 May 2014

    Lucy Smith, a botanical artist at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew has won the Margaret...

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    They were brought to the Gardens by Joseph Hooker the son of Kew's first Director, William Jackson Hooker

    Bumblebees feed on nectar...

    Thu, 29 May 2014

    Research shows that the concentration of plant toxins in nectar is too low to deter bumblebees

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    Book of the month: Plant...

    Tue, 27 May 2014

    Written by experts, this new series of books on popular garden plants is packed full of...

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