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Weird Plants: Talk and book signing with Chris Thorogood

Friends of Kew exclusive: Join author Chris Thorogood as he reveals the mysterious and bizarre plants that inspired him to write and illustrate Weird Plants. 28 March 2019.

Event details

Thursday 28 March 2019, 6.30pm–8.30pm
Venue: 

Meeting point: Jodrell Pedestrian Gate, Kew Gardens

Price: 

£15

This is a members only event

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About the talk

Did you know that plants can trick, kill, steal and kidnap? Join author Chris Thorogood as he takes us through the mysterious and bizarre plants that inspired him to write and illustrate Weird Plants, published by Kew Publishing.

This event is exclusive to members and a glass of wine is included in your ticket price.

Copies of the book will be available to buy on the night or you can buy a copy of Weird Plants online now.

Chris Thorogood is Deputy Director & Head of Science at the University of Oxford Botanic Garden and Arboretum.


Agenda for the evening

6.15pm: Registration

6.30pm: Drinks reception

7pm: Talk from Chris Thorogood with the opportunity to ask questions

8pm: Book signing

8.30pm: Event ends


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