Kew Magazine

Archived since Summer 2008

30 issues

Kew, the magazine of the Royal Botanic Gardens, pulls together a fascinating mix of articles about the world famous gardens at Kew and Wakehurst Place. You can discover the fascinating work that goes on behind the scenes and on expedition in Kew’s mission to discover, conserve and protect wild plant species, and the ways in which people can use the world's plants to improve their lives. From horticulture, education, conservation and the environment to art and history, all the features focus on plants and the people who work with them. The latest news from Kew and the world of plant science, and a diary of events completes the magazine.

The contribution of top writers and photographers combined with outstanding design, high production values and editorial quality makes Kew a beautiful magazine and a well-respected ambassador for the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Kew magazine won a prestigious Garden Media Guild Environmental Award in 2014 for a feature in the spring 2014 issue on Kew’s UK National Tree Seed Project, which works to help safeguard the UK’s native trees. It also won in 2012 (for New Writer of the Year) and in 2011 for a feature on Kew's Useful Plants Project by Gail Vines. It was also a finalist in the Environment category in 2010 for two features by Carolyn Fry – Desperately Seeking Species and Saving a World of Diversity.

Regular features include the latest news from Kew Gardens, the world of plant science and a diary of events.

Latest issue

The autumn issue of Kew magazine celebrates the season and key highlights of a visit to Kew and Wakehurst at this time of year. Enjoy images of the award-winning Hive from renowned photographer Mark Hadden; take a walk through the gardens to discover weird and wonderful seeds and fruits with gardens manager Tony Hall; delight in the new art exhibition Flora japonica at Kew, and find out what influence Lancelot Capability Brown had on Kew's landscape. There are also features on Kew's work on food security, and researching the ancient flora of Madagascar, and an interview with the new director of Wakehurst Place. There's also plenty of news and events to complete the issue.

Subjects: Biology, Botany, Environment, Gardens, Horitculture, Science

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Kew, the magazine of the Royal Botanic Gardens, pulls together a fascinating mix of articles about the world famous gardens at Kew and Wakehurst Place. You can discover the fascinating work that goes on behind the scenes and on expedition in Kew’s mission to discover, conserve and protect wild plant species, and the ways in which people can use the world's plants to improve their lives. From horticulture, education, conservation and the environment to art and history, all the features focus on plants and the people who work with them. The latest news from Kew and the world of plant science, and a diary of events completes the magazine.

The contribution of top writers and photographers combined with outstanding design, high production values and editorial quality makes Kew a beautiful magazine and a well-respected ambassador for the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Kew magazine won a prestigious Garden Media Guild Environmental Award in 2014 for a feature in the spring 2014 issue on Kew’s UK National Tree Seed Project, which works to help safeguard the UK’s native trees. It also won in 2012 (for New Writer of the Year) and in 2011 for a feature on Kew's Useful Plants Project by Gail Vines. It was also a finalist in the Environment category in 2010 for two features by Carolyn Fry – Desperately Seeking Species and Saving a World of Diversity.

Regular features include the latest news from Kew Gardens, the world of plant science and a diary of events.

  • First Issue: First Issue: Summer 2008
  • Latest Issue: Autumn 2016
  • Issue Count: 30
  • Published: Quarterly
  • ISSN: 2059-5344

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