The discovery of a new palm genus has revealed that botanists have much still to learn about remote areas such as New Guinea.
Some parts of the planet with a Mediterranean-style climate have become species-rich biodiversity hotspots, a recent study reveals.
Kew has been invited to play a key role in shaping conservation policy in Mozambique.
Kew's scientists have propagated café marron seedlings and sent them back to their native Mauritius.
A Kew magazine reader has drummed up the innovative idea of using music to promote conservation and reach young people, producing a CD in collaboration with Kew's Millennium Seed Bank.