News & Events


The Secrets of the National Herbarium


The Herbarium at KEW and Dr. William Milliken


New species or rediscovered rarity?: Trillium oostingii in South Carolina


Help University of Guam digitize their collection!


Australian Native Plants unphotographed in nature, here’s why that matters!


New exotic, rare plants found in China!


Upcoming Botanical Conferences

July 22nd-26th, 2023

Joint International Botany 2023 Conference

  • In-person: Boise Centre, Boise Idaho, USA
  • Online option


Upcoming Campus & community botanical events


June 21st, 2023

Virtual event: A conversation with Robin Wall Kimmerer, author of Braiding Sweetgrass

Hosted by Lincoln Library in Illinois, tune in to the live Zoom event with an acclaimed author, botanist, and indigenous science professor Robin Wall Kimmerer as she talks about her book, Braiding Sweetgrass.


June 25th, July 8th, and August 19th, 2023

Flora Foundations: Presented by the Galt Museum and Jenny Burke

Join Jenny Burke and the Galt Museum this summer for 3 different days where you will learn the botanical ins and outs of wild licorice, saskatoon, and sweetgrass!


July 4th, 2023

Herbarium Play Day

A hands-on hour of herbarium fun! Look at live and dried plants and create your very own herbarium voucher!