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.

…remounted most of Doubles’ myxomycete specimens. NCU’s fungal collection is available via mycoportal.org. Other herbaria curating vascular plant specimens collected by Doubles include the Botanical Research Institute of Texas (BRIT),…

Rachel Milner Fell Treakle

…University to McCormick 27 October 2020. Illinois State Marriage Records. Online index. Illinois State Public Record Offices. . Ancestry.com. Illinois, Marriage Index, 1860-1920 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations,…

Joachim Heinrich Schuette

…USA).1 A search of online herbarium portals in 2021 revealed Schuette’s specimens can also be found in the holdings of MO (Missouri Botanical Garden), ILL (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign),…

Spreading the Herbarium Gospel

…if Williston collected any herbarium specimens. Fortunately, the online database where we catalog our specimens (sernecportal.org) also searches other herbaria consortia across North America, including the Mid-Atlantic Herbaria Consortium. Searching…

Twilight Thursdays

…be open from 9 a.m.-8 p.m. on Thursdays from June 3 through September 2, 2021. There’s no fee or ticket for visiting, but we welcome donations to support the Garden….

Andrew Clark Mathews

…by him. Our vascular plant specimens are available at sernecportal.org , and our moss, liverwort and hornworts are available at bryophyteportal.org . Mathews usually signed his name as “A. C….

Twilight Thursdays

…be open from 9 a.m.-8 p.m. on Thursdays from June 3 through September 2, 2021. There’s no fee or ticket for visiting, but we welcome donations to support the Garden….

Loan & Accession Policy

…Curator. Permission for removal of material is contingent upon adherence to the following guidelines: Leaf material, pollen, spores, etc. may be removed from specimens only when adequate material is available….