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The Botanists are here

The professors and students from Kew Gardens, London, are here in Las Negras at the moment enjoying their annual field trip. This is the 27th consecutive year the group has come here in the spring to study the flora. On … Continue reading

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Flowers in the Ramblas

Although most days have been sunny this spring, we have had more rainfall than usual in the Parque Natural de Cabo de Gata. The botanists from Kew Gardens and our son, Jason, who returned to England last week, remarked that … Continue reading

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Kew Gardens Field Trip – First Walk

This morning, we joined the botanists from Kew Gardens on their walk up the rambla that leads from Las Negras to Las Hortichuelas. We showed them this walk on their first visit in 1987 and it has been one of … Continue reading

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Kew Gardens Annual Botany Field Trip

Twenty-five years ago we organised the first annual field trip to the Parque Natural de Cabo de Gata for the professors and students of the Department of Botany at Reading University and Kew Gardens. Although the group is now only … Continue reading

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The botanists are here

Yesterday evening, a group of botanists from Kew Gardens arrived in Las Negras for their annual field trip. This is the 24th consecutive year they have been here and they spend 11 nights in Las Negras, using the village as … Continue reading

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