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Help Kew's Millennium Seed Bank protect the future of the world's plants

Adopt a seed and be part of the world's most important conservation project! An unusual and memorable gift for all occasions.

Kew’s Millennium Seed Bank holds over 36,000 wild plant species and you can adopt one of them as a gift this summer.

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Here are a few of our favourites...

Let the sun shine this summer! Adopt a seed of the African violet tree. 

Give someone a taste of the exotic this summer. Adopt a seed of the Malagasy traveller's tree.

Brighten up someones summer! Adopt a seed of the strawberry tree. 

Don’t forget that with instant download and the ability to print your certificate at home, this is truly the perfect last minute gift.  

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You can save an entire plant species from extinction for for £1,000 or £2,000.

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How does it work?

  1. £ 25
  2. £ 1,000
  3. £ 2,000

Adopt a seed

By adopting a seed for £25 you will receive a full colour, personalised certificate (PDF document that you can print).
Find out more

Save a species

Save a species outright for £1000 and you will receive a full colour, personalised certificate and photo of your species, posted to you or your recipient, and an invitation to a tour of the Millennium Seed Bank
Find out more

Save a species

Save a species outright for £2000 and you will receive a full colour, personalised certificate and photo of your species, posted to you or your recipient, and an invitation to a tour of the Millennium Seed Bank
Find out more

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How does it work?

  1. £ 25
  2. £ 1,000
  3. £ 2,000

Adopt a seed

By adopting a seed for £25 you will receive a full colour, personalised certificate (PDF document that you can print).
Find out more

Save a species

Save a species outright for £1000 and you will receive a full colour, personalised certificate and photo of your species, posted to you or your recipient, and an invitation to a tour of the Millennium Seed Bank
Find out more

Save a species

Save a species outright for £2000 and you will receive a full colour, personalised certificate and photo of your species, posted to you or your recipient, and an invitation to a tour of the Millennium Seed Bank
Find out more

Get started ... Choose a seed

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