Herbariums and Garden History: the Fulham Palace Experience

Wednesday 15th January 2020

The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London

Dr Mark Spencer, Honorary Curator at the Linnean Society of London

Research of herbariums at the Natural History Museum and at Oxford have revealed overlooked plants that were once grown in the almost entirely lost late 17th century garden of Bishop Compton at Fulham Palace. This helped the Fulham Palace Trust re-envisage this garden during their recent restoration project.