Kew’s expert teams bring you updates from around the Gardens and behind the scenes as they go about their work maintaining the living collections and historic buildings or creating seasonal events within Kew’s ever-changing landscape.
Ant-plants are an excellent demonstration of how the insect world and the plant world are deeply intertwined. Grace Brewer, Research Assistant at Kew, tells us more about this fascinating relationship.
Siyanda, protector of plants, will reveal plant secrets in the Africa zone of the Temperate House this October half term. Artist Naomi Oppenheim is the woman behind the puppet, and tells us how she brought Siyanda to life.