Comic book “Von Siebold and the plants from Japan”


This year the Hortus Botanicus in Leiden will commemorate the German physician Philipp Franz von Siebold. A wide variety of activities will take place amongst which will be the release on May 1st of a comic book on Von Siebold’s plants written in Dutch  by Stephen Timmers.  Children visiting the Hortus will be given a copy free of charge.  A German edition will be available later this year.Strip