Kew Guild

Category: Award Reports


1995, Wolfgang Bopp, Landscaping Of Health Clinic, Gambia

A Multipurpose Garden For A Gambian Health Clinic By Janet Burnell and Wolfgang Bopp Ardingly in Sussex, the village closest to Wakehurst Place, has been `twinned’ with Old Jeshwang, a suburban village of Banjul, the Gambian capital. The…

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1995, Anna Bayley (Ottaway), Study Tour, Arboreta And Gardens, North West America

A Study Trip Of Gardens And Arboreta In The Pacific Northwest By Anna Bayley I chose the Pacific Northwest Coast of North America as the destination for this study tour as I have had a particular interest in…

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1995, Gwender Kitchener, Study Of Cacti And Succulents, Mexico

A Study Visit To Mexico By Gwenda Kitchener Following a period of work in the Cacti and Succulent Section of the Tropical Nursery at R.B.G. Kew, I found that I had developed a great interest in these plants….

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1995, Harvey Stephens, Almeria

The Spanish Province of Almeria By Harvey Stephens During April of last year I joined a small group of students from Reading University on a field trip to the Spanish province of Almeria. Although my aims were numerous,…

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1995, Jay Venn, Royal & Forestry Society Certificate Of Arboriculture

Kew Guild Funding For The Royal Forestry Society Certificate In Arboriculture By Jay Venn Longer ago than I care to think (1986, in fact) I studied for and passed examinations for the theory part of the R.F.S. Certificate…

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1995, Marcus Radseheidt, Study Tour, Australia

`The Green School of Australia’ Report of a Travelscholarship to Eastern and Western Australia to study environmental education in action By Markus Radscheit In October I returned from a study tour to Eastern and Western Australia. The…

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1995, Richard Ottaway, Horticultural Therapy, USA

Horticultural Student Goes In Search Of Therapy And Beautification By Richard Ottaway In late May 1995 I flew to the U.S.A. and spent four weeks visiting the Botanic Gardens of Denver, Chicago and Brooklyn (New York). I went…

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1994, Wolfgang Bopp, Study Tour, Western Australia

Visit to the south west of Western Australia Between the 13th August and the 29th September, 1994 By Wolfgang Bopp The first two weeks were spent visiting different organisations in order to establish contacts and learn about…

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1994, Janet Burnell, Study Tour, India

The Chitral Gol National Park By Janet Burnell The Chitral Gol National Park (7,750 ha) IS situated in the northernmost district of the North West Frontier Province (N.W.F.P.) of Pakistan, 3 km west of Chitral town. Originally it…

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1994, Lance Ingram, Indigenous Flora, East Coast USA

Report on the study of rhododendrons, azaleas and native plants on the east coast of the U.S.A. By Lance Ingram This report has been written on the completion of a travel scholarship to the East Coast of the…

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