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Kew Bulletin

Kew Bulletin

Official Journal of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Editor-in-Chief: Timothy Utteridge

ISSN: 0075-5974 (print version)
ISSN: 1874-933X (electronic version)

Journal no. 12225

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Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

KEW Royal Botanic Gardens
The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew is a world-famous scientific organisation, respected for its outstanding collections, world-class herbarium and research expertise in global plant diversity, conservation and sustainable development programmes in the UK and around the world. Kew Gardens is a major international visitor attraction with over one million visitors per year.
2009 marked the 250th anniversary of The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
Kew also owns and manages the Millennium Seed Bank Project, the largest wild plant seed bank in the world. Based on partnerships and collaborations with other organisations around the world it is located at Wakehurst Place in West Sussex.
Kew's Publishing activities are diverse, catering for diverse readerships, from scientists to the general public of all ages. It aims to inspire and educate people about its work, and to make available Kew’s unique heritage and resources, knowledge and cutting edge expertise to global audiences.
Kew's mission is to inspire and deliver science-based plant conservation worldwide, enhancing the quality of life.

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    Kew Bulletin is an international peer-reviewed journal for the taxonomy, systematics and conservation of vascular plants and fungi. Papers on conservation, evolution, palynology, cytology, anatomy, biogeography and phytochemistry are considered, where relevant to taxonomy and systematics. Review papers on topics appropriate to the journal are invited. The journal is richly illustrated with line drawings and photographs, and also features a Book Review and Notices section. Four parts (c. 640 pp) are published each year.

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