There are around 400,000 plants species recorded in the world and many more waiting to be discovered and named. 



Image: Save The Plants by Mathilde AUDIAU

Information sourced from:

The Center for Biological Diversity (2015),The Extinction Crisis [online]. Available from: [accessed 08/08/2015].

House of Commons Science and Technology Committee (2014), Funding the Royal Botanica Gardens [online]. Available from: [accessed 08/08/2015].

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