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Wakehurst Guide (Paperback) (Chris Clennet & Katherine Price)

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The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, is known for offering a lush escape from city life. While the central gardens offer a lovely respite for city dwellers, Kew’s true getaway is the rolling woodlands of Wakehurst. A feast for the senses, Wakehurst features natural forests and lakes as well as formal gardens. It is also one-of-a-kind bridge between past and future featuring both a stunning Elizabethan house and the billion seeds of the Millennium Seed Bank. With more than 465 acres to cover, it is essential that visitors have a clear guide to the estate.Wakehurst Guide an all-in-one reference to easily navigating and fully enjoying these West Sussex grounds. Its foldout maps, plant identification help, and information on what to see each season make this a practical reference. And its detailed history, full-color photos, and look at the future of conservation make this a companion visitors will want to keep long after they return home.
Number of Pages: 63.0
Genre: Travel, Nature
Sub-Genre: Plants, Europe / Great Britain
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Univ of Chicago Pr
Author: Chris Clennet & Katherine Price
Language: English
Street Date: February 15, 2016
TCIN: 50961949
UPC: 9781842466070
Item Number (DPCI): 248-13-0941

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