By: Peters, K. & von Schwerin, Sophie
Zentrum fŸr Gartenkunst und Landschaftsarchitektur, Hannover: 2011
Edition: 1st edition
Seller ID: 11234
Report of a research visit to Kew to study the links between the Herrenhausen Botanic Garden (Hannover) and Kew Gardens, focussing on the visit of Hermann Wendland (1825-1903) to study horticulture at Kew. One of the most remarkable findings emerging from a study of the Kew archives is that the Victoria waterlily was introduced to cultivation in Germany one year earlier than previously known. 22 pp. View More...