Photography Sessions

…flat rate of $500 per year. Click here for more info. Hours North Carolina Botanical Garden: Tuesday-Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | Sunday, 1-5 p.m. Coker Arboretum, Forest Theatre, Battle Park,…

Wade Thomas Batson, Jr.

…endowments have been made in his honor at the University of South Carolina: 2000, The Wade T. Batson Professorship Endowment; 2000, W.T.B. Fellowship in Botany Endowment; and the W.T.B. Endowment…

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…

Edward Avery McIlhenny

…https://www.lib.lsu.edu/special/cc/mcllhenny accessed on 1 April 2020. 3. Stones, Margaret and Lowell Urbatsch. 1991. Flora of Louisiana. Louisiana State University: Baton Rouge. 4. McIlhenny, E. A. 1941. The passing of the…

Joachim Heinrich Schuette

(20 April 1820 – 21 July 1908) The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Herbarium (NCU) has cataloged ten vascular plant specimens collected by Joachim Heinrich Schuette (pronounced “SHOOT-ee”)…

Spreading the Herbarium Gospel

…Dr. Roy Coomans, NCATG has about 6,000 specimens, most of which are duplicates of specimens curated at Chapel Hill. The NCATG specimens are used primarily for teaching botany and plant…

Following in Botanical Footsteps at Rocky Face Mountain

…S.123. Rolls 19-242, 280, 313-682, 1040-1297. North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh, North Carolina. Ancestry.com. North Carolina, Death Certificates, 1909-1976 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc., 2007. ‘Dr. Hoffmann…

Steven Worth Leonard

…2019. The Backstory of Little Sweet Betsy. https://ncbg.unc.edu/2019/04/09/the-backstory-of-little-sweet-betsy/ accessed 20 February 2021. Gordon, Ken L. undated. Plant of the Week: Big-leaf witch-hazel (Hamamelis ovalis). https://www.fs.fed.us/wildflowers/plant-of-the-week/hamamelis_ovalis.shtml accessed on 20 February 2021….

Frances Katherine Foust Lombard

…Volume XLVIII. (Page 221). 4. Year: 1930; Census Place: Asheboro, Randolph, North Carolina; Roll: 1714; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 0001; FHL microfilm: 2341448. Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database…