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May 19, 2009

Queen plants Ginkgo at Kew, UK

Britain's royal couple celebrated the 250th anniversary of the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew on Tuesday, May 5th, planting trees much as they did a half-century ago. Dressed in a pink coat and matching hat, the 82-year-old queen wielded a shovel, heaving dirt at the base of a newly planted Ginkgo tree, while Tony Kirkham, the head of the Arboretum, looked on.
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