Mycorrhizal fungi can be isolated from related common species to propagate threatened Caladenia.
Online trading is increasing the damage done by illegal trading in plant material, but researchers have suggestions to reduce this.
Planting urban trees could also plant a seed of conservation in children.
More efficient sampling could capture greater diversity without overwhelming space constraints.
What makes orchids unique can also make saving them a challenge.
A new article in Planta attempts to help preserve a tree that has survived in the Sahara for thousands of years.
While collecting plant material for crop breeding, a team from Aberystwyth University also thought hard about the human side of their work.
Kew’s report highlights how ignorant we are of an astonishingly successful Kingdom of life.
A study of orchids shows the secret to conservation isn’t in the plants you can see, but the fungi you can’t.