As Heard on The Daily Gardener Podcast:
Plants by Kathy Willis
This book came out in 2015, and the subtitle is From Roots to Riches.
In this book, Kathy Willis, the director of science at Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew, writes about 250 years of England’s love affair with plants.
Kathy explores the fascinating history that accompanied some of the most important plant discoveries. Using a Q&A format, Kathy reveals the impact of 100 Objects, with each chapter telling a separate story - an important aspect of remarkable science, botany. This book shares some never-before-seen photos from Kew's amazing archives, and the stories underscore just how important plants really are to our existence and advancement as a species.
This book is 368 pages of the important history and future of plants.
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