While the snow comes down outside, I am looking through a pile of photo CDs that I found yesterday. In the summer of 2002 my friend Chris and I took a trip to England. We fell in love with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Here are a few pictures to warm up with.
The Temperate House is the largest surviving Victorian glasshouse in the world. But I think my favorite is the magnificent Palm House.
Inside the Palm House you might find one of these plants, a tree fern.
And a few other beautiful plants.
Over in another house, The Princess of Wales Conservatory, the Giant Waterlily, Victorian amazonica, from the Amazon can be found.
Oh, for another trip to England!