Kew is delighted to partner with Ladybird in a special edition of this much-loved vintage book.
Exclusive to Kew, this edition is unchanged from the original 1963 publication, with beautifully reproduced original artwork by S. R. Badmin and text by Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald. 46 trees are featured in charming illustrated scenes with brief descriptions including their British distribution and identification tips.
The Ladybird book of Trees will bring back fond memories and delight existing fans of the Ladybird series and bring joy to new audiences of all ages with a passion for nature.
Author: Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald. Illustrator: S. R. Badmin
52pp. Fully illustrated throughout. 180 x 120 mm. Hardback
Ladybird in association with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 2018