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Reviews - Indian Forester, Scottish Laird / Cleghorn Collection

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Reviews - Indian Forester, Scottish Laird / Cleghorn Collection

It is always great to get media coverage for our publications and the new books by Henry Noltie on the life and collections of Hugh Cleghorn and the related exhibition at Inverleith House are generating some lovely stories . In the article "Forgotten art gives a glimpse into life’s work of key botanist" in the Times (30 July) Gabriella Bennett notes that the Cleghorn illustrations "...are colourful but delicate artworks that reveal the beauty of the plant world and have stood the test of time". An interview with Henry appears in The East Fife Mail (3 August) in the article...

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Book Review - Plants: Healers & Killers

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Book Review - Plants: Healers & Killers

A review of Plants: Healers & Killers has just been published (August 2016) in the Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society, Volume 181, Issue 4, page 724. The reviewer, Olwen M. Grace writes: "Plants: Healers and Killers is rather unusual, because it is the work of a single author yet is comprehensive in its treatment of the subject. The strength of the book lies unequivocally in the clinical insights it offers into the effects of the sixteen famous medicinal plants profiled here—author Michael Radcliffe Lee is a retired physician—and these are supplemented by authoritative notes on plant taxonomy, chemistry and...

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Hello and Welcome...

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Hello and Welcome...

Welcome to the new online bookshop for the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) The aim of this site is to provide a one-stop-shop for all of the publications that are produced by the RBGE including our scientific and horticultural monographs, the Guidebooks to our beautiful gardens at Edinburgh, Dawyck, Benmore and Logan and much, much more. We hope that you enjoy using the site and please let us know if you have any comments or suggestions for future improvements. We will be continuing to develop the site and so your ideas on how we can make it better are always...

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