The Hidden Beauty of Seeds & Fruits
The Botanical Photography of Levon Biss
Friday 28 May - Sunday 26 September 2021
Feast your eyes on stunning, macro-photographic studies of seeds and fruits from the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh’s Herbarium Collection.
The result of months spent searching through RBGE’s specimens, Levon Biss captures the breath-taking details of the world of carpology, the study of seeds and fruits. Each image reveals minute features, textures and shapes that are normally invisible to the naked eye, providing a unique insight into this crucial resource for botanical science, and striking and bizarre adaptations that have evolved over thousands of years.
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Open daily from 10am, 28 May - 26 September 2021.
Venue: Ground floor temporary exhibition area, John Hope Gateway
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