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…

Samuel McCutchen Bain

…States Federal Census [database online]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. 2006. Year: 1910; Census place: Knoxville Ward 10, Knox, Tennessee; Roll: T624_1507; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0098; Image: 1127;…

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…

James Arthur Doubles, Jr.

…Coker and John Nathaniel Couch. The title of his doctoral thesis was “A taxonomic study of the Myxomycetes of North Carolina.” 1 Myxomycete specimen collected by James Arthur Doubles, Jr….

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…

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:…

Orchids: Masters of Deception

…F. Whigham, and John P. O’Neill. 2012. Limitations on orchid recruitment: not a simple picture. Molecular Ecology 21: 1511-1523. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2012.05468.x https://www.fs.fed.us/pnw/pubs/journals/pnw_2012_mccormick001.pdf Top photo: Aplectrum hyemale by Alan M. Cressler…