Would a Rosa ‘by any other name… smell as sweet’?


Back to presentations: Plant records training day 2018 at Cambridge University Botanic Garden

Lauren Gardiner, Curator, Cambridge University Herbarium

Dr Lauren M. Gardiner is the Curator of the Cambridge University Herbarium, part of the Department of Plant Sciences. With 16 years of experience working with herbaria and botanic gardens around the world, including 11 years on the staff at RBG Kew. With a background in species description, taxonomy, and nomenclature, and as a member of the RHS Orchid Committee and the Systematic Association Council, Lauren has a particular interest in historically important collections and the modern relevance of specimens in current research.