Kew, the award-winning magazine of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, pulls together a fascinating mix of articles about the work and collections of the world-famous gardens at Kew and Wakehurst. You can discover the fascinating work that goes on behind the scenes and on expedition in Kew’s mission to discover, conserve and protect the world’s wild plant and fungal species, and the ways in which people can use them to improve their lives. From horticulture, education, conservation and the environment to art and history, all the features focus on plants and fungi and the inspiring people who work with them. The latest news from RBG Kew and a complete diary of events for the season 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.
In the Summer issue of Kew magazine, discover the stunning new extension to the Great Broad Walk Borders, showcasing drought-tolerant plants that can withstand longer, drier and hotter summers. And get expert tips for planting more resilient species in your own garden. Dr Shirley Sherwood OBE talks about curating The Wonderful World of Water Plants exhibition at Kew and inspiring the next generation of botanical artists. Explore the phenomenon of plant blindness, and find out how a Kew scientist has tested indigenous plant medicines on skin ulcers in a clinical trial.