Kew Royal Botanic Gardens

Kew Royal Botanic Gardens

Abstract

About the Site

Kew Royal Botanical Gardens are a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the most popular visitor attractions in London. Their official website offers visitors practical information, such as opening times and prices, in order to help plan their visit, but is also provides plenty of general information on the charity's conservation and botanical work.

About the Organization

The main objective of Kew Royal Botanical Gardens is to promote the values of sustainability and protecting the environment in order to safeguard plant life for the future. Over the past 250 years, the organization's focus has been on researching botany and increasing the public's awareness of various plants and fungus, trying to save species from extinction.

Featured Herbs

  • Acacia, Acacia senegal (gum arabic)
  • Allspice, Pimenta dioica (allspice)
  • Angelica, Angelica archangelica (angelica)
  • Bell Pepper, Capsicum annuum
  • Best Ginseng, Panax quinquefolius (American ginseng)
  • Black Pepper, Piper nigrum (black pepper)
  • Blackthorn, Kew Science, Plants of the World Online, Prunus spinosa L.
  • Buying Turmeric, Curcuma longa (turmeric)
  • Ceylon: The Real Cinnamon, Cinnamon – a festive favorite
  • Chili Pepper, Capsicum annuum (chilli pepper)
  • Cleavers, Galium aparine (cleavers)
  • Coffee, Coffea Arabica
  • Feverfew, Compositae (Asteraceae)
  • Frankincense, Boswellia Sacra Frankincense
  • Ginger, Zingiber officinale (ginger)
  • Ginger for Weight Loss, Zingiber officinale (ginger)
  • Ginger Properties, Zingiber officinale (ginger)
  • Ginseng in Chinese Medicine, Panax quinquefolius (American ginseng)
  • Ginseng Leaves, Panax quinquefolius (American ginseng)
  • Holy Basil, Ocimum tenuiflorum (holy basil)
  • Honeysuckle, Plants in Shakespeare
  • How to Use Ginger, Zingiber offininale (ginger)
  • Importance of Ginger, Zingiber officinale (ginger)
  • Is Quinoa Wheat?, Triticum aestivum (bread wheat)
  • Kiwi, Actinidia deliciosa (kiwi fruit)
  • Kiwi Scientific Name, Actinidia deliciosa (kiwi fruit)
  • Lemongrass, Cymbopogon citratus (lemon grass)
  • Lotus Flower, Nelumbo nucifera (sacred lotus)
  • Oak, Important Trees: English Oak
  • Oats, Avena sativa (oat)
  • Olive, A revision of Olea L. (Oleaceae)
  • Parts of a Pumpkin, Cucurbita pepo (pumpkin)
  • Pumpkin Family, Cucurbita pepo (pumpkin)
  • Pumpkin Flower, Cucurbita pep (pumpkin)
  • Pumpkin Leaves, Cucurbita pepo (pumpkin)
  • Pumpkin Origin & History, Cucurbita pepo (pumpkin)
  • Red Poppy, Papaver rhoeas (common poppy)
  • Rice, Oryza sativa (rice)
  • Sweet Wormwood, Artemisa annua (sweet wormwood)
  • Tea Plant, Camellia sinensis (tea)
  • Turmeric Seeds, Curcuma longa (turmeric)
  • Uses Pumpkin is Good for, Cucurbita pepo (pumpkin)
  • Vanilla, Vanilla planifolia (vanilla)
  • What is Pumpkin, Cucurbita pepo (pumpkin)
  • What is Avocado?, Persea americana (avocado)
  • What is Cinnamon?, Cinnamon-a festive favourite
  • What Is Ginseng?, Panax quinquefolius (American ginseng)
  • Where is Turmeric From?, Curcuma longa (turmeric)
  • Wild Ginseng, Panax quinquefolius (American ginseng)
  • Yellow and White Turmeric, Curcuma longa (turmeric)