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Colour in the Margins

Seeds through an eye glass: A Volunteer Perspective

As part of our Colour in the Margins project, Kew Millennium Seed Bank are working in collaboration with our staff in order that we can work with the seeds of our most rare and threatened plants, with the hope that we may have a beneficial effect on the future of these species. Dr Kristian White […]

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Securing our seeds: in the bag!

As part of our Colour in the Margins project, Kew Millennium Seed Bank are working in collaboration with our staff in order that we can work with the seeds of our most rare and threatened plants, with the hope that we may have a beneficial effect on the future of these species. Dr Kristian White […]

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Opportunity to work with Colour in the Margins

We have an incredible opportunity to get involved with Back from the Brink and our Colour in the Margins project.   What is Back from the Brink? We span England – from Northumberland to the tip of Cornwall, we’ve got 19 amazing projects, 8 partner organisations working for the first time in collaboration and the […]

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Here comes the sun!

At the Millennium Seed Bank (MSB)  we grow our seedlings in the nursery. Just like human babies, young plants need a lot of care! Spring is the busiest season in the glasshouses, where thriving seedlings quickly take over any free space. It is a treat to watch these tiny plants flourish and incredibly rewarding to […]

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Time to get growing!

We have an incredible opportunity to get involved with Back from the Brink and our Colour in the Margins project.   What is Back from the Brink? We span England – from Northumberland to the tip of Cornwall, we’ve got 19 amazing projects, 8 partner organisations working for the first time in collaboration and the […]

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Frozen in Time

We have an incredible opportunity to get involved with Back from the Brink and our Colour in the Margins project.   What is Back from the Brink? We span England – from Northumberland to the tip of Cornwall, we’ve got 19 amazing projects, 8 partner organisations working for the first time in collaboration and the […]

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Introducing Colour in the Margins

Beneath the tufted ears of wheat or the stubble-stalks of autumns harvest. Tucked down in the furrows scored by the plough and thriving in the pockets of land reclaimed by the spreading hedgerow.
This is where they reside; the dwellers of the arable margin.

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