Botanical gardens provide access to vital plants and water for butterflies in the southwest US. This will only become more important as the climate becomes warmer and drier.
A new model can help botanic gardens discover where they should source endangered plants when they want to aid conservation efforts.
The United States Botanic Garden combines science and education to keep orchids safe in their collections and in the wild.
The strategy may pave the way for reintroduction work in the future.
We reveal a traveling merry-go-round and highlight the exploits of some of our fellow botanists!
The public perception of plants as second rate science is not a new phenomenon.
Since late in 2012, Singapore Botanic Gardens has had ‘Tentative’ UNESCO world heritage status, but now wants to attain full recognition.