• Short Summary

    An item looking at flowers from around the world growing in Kew Gardens.

  • Description

    Kew, London.

    L/S of gardeners at work in an oriental garden. M/S of a gardener in front of an oriental temple, he smiles as he passes a colleague at work. C/U of colleague. Various C/Us of temple.

    C/U of a black gardener clipping a shrub. C/U of a red hibiscus flower. M/S of a lily covered pond, tilt up to a large pussy willow type of flower.

    M/S of an Asian woman in a sari smelling exotic looking pink flowers.

    M/S of the black gardener walking over a 'desert' rock garden. C/U of the black gardener tending to plants.

    Low angle shot of blossom covered Laburnum trees. M/S of a shrub covered in red flowers, pan people walking on a path - the plants and flowers are on display at Kew Gardens. Various C/Us of assorted blossom and flowers. Pan from shrubbery to London bus passing the gates to the gardens.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    189.03
    Media URN:
    2759
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    16/07/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:20:00 / 01:20:24:00
    Canister:
    CP 394

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