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Liquidambar styraciflua - some of the best (and latest) Autumn colour at Kew Gardens

Liquidambar stryaciflua – Sweet Gum – with maple-like leaves morphing from rich green through yellows and amber. russet and red and to cherry-black. Just one more reason to visit Kew Gardens any time soon. 77 more words

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At Kew Gardens, Ginkgo biloba - a meeting with these remarkable prehistoric trees

Ginkgo biloba at Kew Gardens today. Gorgeous golden, buttery loveliness…

http://www.kew.org/science-conservation/plants-fungi/ginkgo-biloba

This remarkable tree is known as a ‘living fossil’, as it is the sole survivor of an ancient group of trees that date back to beyond the time of the dinosaurs. 108 more words

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