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Tim Laman / Botanist amongst the flowers of a Giant orchid (Grammatophyllum speciosum) growing high in the rainforest canopy in Borneo. This species is the world's largest orchid, with flowering stalks reaching 3...
Cyril Ruoso / Botanist Dr. Anton Weissenhofer using a drone to survey, part of tropical rainforest regeneration project. Golfito, Costa Rica. 2018.
Cyril Ruoso / Group of people including botanist Dr. Anton Weissenhofer planting trees in pasture, part of a tropical rainforest regeneration project. Golfito, Puntarenas, Costa Rica. 2018.
Cyril Ruoso / Botanist Dr. Anton Weissenhofer and colleague putting leaves into a press to create a herbarium. Leaves from trees planted in a former pasture four years previously, part of a tropical rainforest rest...
Edwin Giesbers / Orchid (Coelogyne swaniana) with botanist in the background, Botanic Garden Leiden, the Netherlands. September 2013.
Edwin Giesbers / Orchid (Bulbophyllum lobii) with botanist in the background, Botanic Garden Leiden, the Netherlands. September 2013.
Edwin Giesbers / Botanist working with orchids in greenhouse, Botanic Garden Leiden, Netherlands, July.
Paul D Stewart / Illustration of Joseph Dalton Hooker (1817- 1912) botanist, by George Richmond, reproduced in Hooker's ' Life and Letters'. Hooker was a good friend of Darwin and the director of Kew Gardens.
Paul D Stewart / Illustration of Sir Joseph Hooker (1817-1912) English botanist in middle age.
Paul D Stewart / Woodbury type photo of Sir Joseph Hooker (1817-1912) from 'Men of Mark', by Lock and Whitfield, published 1881 by Sampson Low.
Steve O. Taylor (GHF) / Chris - camera assistant and botanist filming, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Africa, February 2012.
Pat Tuson / Botanist looking at plant material through a hand lens, in urban meadow garden, Highbury, London Borough of Islington, England UK, January 2010