On our trip to Kew Gardens in episode 3 we went to see Carlos Magdalena who works as a Senior Tropical Horticulturist.
Carlos has been working at Kew for 14 years. He has a unique passion for plants and is featured in Sir David Attenborough's Kingdom of plants on SKY 3D Blu Ray. We spoke about his love of tropical plants, the importance of them in our lives and what he is doing to preserve the endangered species at Kew.
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There are thousands of species at Kew; here are a few important ones
Find out more about the pygmy Rwandan water lily bit.ly/1m4BBXk And the Café marron bit.ly/1qiLlPn
Learn more about conservation at Kew here: http://kew.org/science-conservation And find out about how the millenium seed bank is planning on storing just 25% of the world’s plants by 2020 http://kew.org/science-conservation/millennium-seed-bank
If you enjoyed this film; please read more about Carlos here : http://www.peopleof.london/carlos-magdalena