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Ginkgo biloba, growing at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew in late September. Ginkgo biloba is a deciduous tree, its leaves turn a beautiful golden yellow in autumn, before falling and revealing the beauty of the tree's bark and stature.

Admire the beauty of the trees at the Royal Botanic Gardens, at Kew, after dark, during the special Christmas at Kew 2016 light festival.

Many of the specimen trees at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, have been illuminated especially for Christmas at Kew 2016.

Christmas at Kew 2016 is held at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, from the 23rd December 2016, until the 2nd January 2017.

The Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew is a wonderful garden to visit at any time of year. A gift of membership to become a friend of kew would make a very special gift. Kew is open to visitors all year round. The gardens are open every day, except for the 24th and 25th December.

The Holly Walk at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, pictured in November.

Ginkgo biloba is a deciduous tree, its leaves turn a beautiful yellow colour before falling. Pictured in November.

Fallen Ginkgo biloba leaves.

The fallen leaves of Ginkgo biloba form a beautiful yellow carpet under the tree.

Ginkgo biloba pictured at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, at the end of November.