Miriam Kresses Slifkin

…was published in the News and Observer on 30 August, 2020: Chapel Hill, NC: Miriam Kresses Slifkin lived her life with grit and determination. She was cherished by her family,…

Creating a buzz on campus

…a meaningful place for herself on a large campus. Ultimately, that experience led to Carolina being named a Bee Campus USA affiliate this spring. The distinction, given by the international

Spreading the Herbarium Gospel

…Jonathan Peoples in May, 2020, and explain that the Herbarium documents biodiversity around the world, and that our specimens help scientists describe new species and help botanists document the ferns,…

Miklos Treiber

…2012. Dr. Miklos Treiber. http://www.sossomanfh.com/obituary/5913-dr-miklos-treiber accessed on 2 April 2020. 2. Chang, Julien. 2011. After 4o years, bookstore’s story near the end. The News Herald, 3 Feb. 2011. https://www.morganton.com/news/after-years-bookstore-s-story-nears-the-end/article_be05eb4e-ec68-5ef1-96ec-a47148e45502.html accessed…

Facility Rental

…our native plant landscapes, and book your private event today! We are taking many precautions to ensure your the safety of our guests and community, including enhanced cleaning efforts, requiring…

Wildflower Resource Guide

…you may have on incorporating native plants in your landscape. For the home gardener Explore these Resources for Gardeners to incorporate native plants into your landscape Read about Creating Your…

William Chambers Coker

…a diverse group of plants that today comprises approximately 12,000 species and plays a major role in terrestrial ecosystems. Pteridophytes were even more important in the past, especially before the…

William Battle Cobb

…for the U.S. Soil Survey from 1913 to 1920, and as a geologist & soil expert for the American Rural Planning Association in Madison, Wisconsin in 1920. W. B. Cobb…

New Virginia Gems in the Herbarium

…a fold of newsprint, with a label tucked in with the plant. There were 35 plants in all; the collection of Carex cristatella, “crested sedge,” had enough material for two…