Following on from my last post (eventually) where explored the underground vaults of Kew’s Millennium Seed Bank.
Back up into the life giving light for this post: the setting is glorious, its both contemporary,
not to mention scientific
the precious seeds are nurtured,
given the exactly the right conditions for their development, hot,cold, damp, dry reflecting their origins from around the globe.
Then lavished with care, moving from the laboratory to the glasshouses.
where highly skilled staff cater for their every need
Oh how I love the shapes,
and colours to be found in nature
When we’d finished our very special tour, we spent some time in the grounds of Wakehurst, which is in Sussex not London, please note! With its abundant wildlife, look how you can see the colour of the flower through the bees wing.
There is scrumptious sculpture
and wild meadows