Loan & Accession Policy

…custody and return of the specimens. Loans are made without charge or service fee; it is expected that the borrowing institution will pay the costs of return shipment. Specimens must…

Happy Birthday, Psilocybe!

…when ingested metabolizes into psilocin, a potent hallucinogen.2 Prior to shipping the specimens to Utah, Dr. Cotter photographed them for inclusion in our online catalog, mycoportal.org. One specimen (NCU-F-0009757) stood…

Winter in the Garden Programs

…in-person during normal Garden hours (Tuesdays-Saturdays 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sundays 1-5 p.m.) or online! At-Home Wreath Making with Native Plants On-Demand Join NCBG staff member Wendy Wenck, curator of the…

Samuel McCutchen Bain

…Carl Nordman. 2002. Helianthus verticillatus Small (Asteraceae) Rediscovered and Redescribed. Castanea 67(1) 13-24. 2. Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database online]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. 2006. Year:…

Tree Cores Come to the Herbarium

…images of each core and its label for the online catalog of herbarium specimens, sernecportal.org. These tree cores have joined our existing collection of specimens from the Gulf Islands National…

James Arthur Doubles, Jr.

…Hill. 2. SS no. 416-42-9234; Issue State: Alabama. Ancestry.com. U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-Current [database online]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011. Original data: Social Security Administration. Social…

Work from Home Work-Study Students

When Carolina shifted to all on-line classes at the end of Spring Break due to Covid-2019, we faced the challenge of how to keep our loyal and hard-working Work-Study Students…

Carolina Community Garden

…Orange County Master Gardener James Holman, Housekeeping- Third Shift, Employee Forum Delegate Mandy Monroe, CCG Garden Assistant Joanna Massey Lelekacs, North Carolina Botanical Garden Claire Lorch, Carolina Campus Community Garden…