The Botanical City

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Description

Isn't now the time, with the growing ecological crisis, for those of us in cities to reconnect to nature? This is a beautifully produced interpretation of an 18th century classic, Floral Londinensis, which set out to record every wild plant in London and which remains surprisingly relevant. Working with Kew Gardens' horticulture expert Helena Dove, the authors have handpicked the 100 most fascinating plants from the original and included highly faithful reproductions of ultra-detailed illustrations set alongside unusual facts, contemporary medicinal uses, modern recipes and more

Author: Kew Gardens

Publisher: Hoxton Mini Press

Format: Hardback

Publication Date: 17/09/2020

ISBN: 9781910566794

B-Code: B052375

Illustrated: Illustrations

Pages: 192

Dimensions: 279x184mm

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