Lynden's love of flowers leads to National Herbarium

Eileen Wood
By Eileen Wood
Updated May 26 2022 - 2:47am, first published May 20 2022 - 1:30am
NOT YOUR AVERAGE VOLUNTEER ROLE: Lynden White carefully mounts a valuable botanic specimen.

When Lynden White retired she found a beautiful and original way to give back to the community.


Eileen Wood

Eileen Wood

Senior Journalist

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