Margaret King MBE, JP b. Zimbabwe 1933. Margaret now lives in London but studied Art at Rhodes University in South Africa and only took up botanical art on her retirement from her professional career. Her work is in the Chelsea Physic Garden archive and has been included in many of their publications. Margaret was the founder Chairman of the Chelsea Physic Garden Florilegium Society, London. The idea was to revive the culture of collecting original works for the Garden Archive and to encourage botanical artists to work towards worthwhile goals worldwide.
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