Kew Pocketbooks: Palms

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Kew Pocketbooks: Palms

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Distributed for Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

With Introductions by William Baker and Olwen Grace
96 pages | 40 color plates | 5 1/4 x 7 1/4
Cloth $12.99 ISBN: 9781842467114 Will Publish November 2020 For sale in Canada, Mexico, and the USA only
This beautiful pocketbook from Kew offers a window into the diverse and beautiful world of palms, from tropical coconut trees to smaller varieties perfect for home planters. Forty paintings of this lush group of plants are gorgeously reproduced from Kew’s Library,Art and Archives, one of the most extensive botanical libraries in the world, and they illustrate the variety within each plant group, as well as the diversity of Kew’s collection.  An introductory chapter by Kew expert William Baker provides an overview of palms, and extended captions accompany each painting, making this gift book a charming keepsake for any frond fanatic.
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