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    UK's tallest living...

    Fri, 20 Nov 2015

    The Giant Redwood tree at Wakehurst, West Sussex is the UK’s tallest living Christmas tree...

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    Grammatophyllum speciosum

    Largest orchid in the...

    Fri, 28 Aug 2015

    It's the first time the orchid, known as the 'queen of orchids' (Grammatophyllum speciosum),...

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    Book of the Month-...

    Mon, 27 Jul 2015

    An ideal companion when visiting Wakehurst, this new guide will also make a wonderful...

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    Book of the month-...

    Tue, 10 Feb 2015

    This beautiful celebration of trees accompanies the new exhibition at the Shirley Sherwood...

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    Half term at Wakehurst...

    Thu, 5 Feb 2015

    Join us at Wakehurst Place this half term for a host of fun activities to celebrate the...

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    Aextoxicon punctatum

    Botanists ensure safety of...

    Tue, 23 Dec 2014

    Botanists are celebrating after an important tree seed, collected on a dangerous expedition...

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    Bluebell wood at Kew

    Digitising Kew's weeds

    Tue, 2 Dec 2014

    Due to the dedication of a Kew science volunteer, pressed specimens of plants growing wild...

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    The Palm House lit up in pink light

    Artists: Christmas at Kew...

    Fri, 28 Nov 2014

    A number of companies have brought their expertise in lighting to Kew Gardens this Christmas...

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    Hotel for creepy crawlies

    Bug hotel at Wakehurst Place

    Tue, 28 Oct 2014

    Unusual accommodation has opened at Kew’s country garden in West Sussex, but only creepy...

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    Cyclamen carpet

    Cyclamen carpet in bloom...

    Mon, 8 Sep 2014

    Over a quarter of a million flowers are creating a colourful carpet at Kew’s country garden...

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    Chinese plum yew

    Wakehurst yew hedges are...

    Fri, 29 Aug 2014

    A well-established hedge of Yew surrounding part of the Wakehurst estate has provided much...

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