Posted by: Eliz | April 28, 2008

Kew opens botanical art gallery

London’s Kew Gardens has opened the world’s first gallery dedicated to botanical art works – many of which have never been seen by the public.   Some of the illustrations of extinct species are thought to be the only surviving record.  To find out more visit Kew’s website or read the BBC story.

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