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Bartlett Ericaceae Collection (Pieris in flower)

Bartlett Ericaceae Collection (Pieris in flower)

Two More Nationally Accredited Collections for Bartlett Tree Research Laboratories and Arboretum
Plant Collections Network is pleased to announce that Bartlett Tree Research Laboratories and Arboretum has earned National Accreditation for its Ilex and Ericaceae Collections. These collections...
Article
5/8/17
special issue
The American Public Gardens Association is proud to announce the launch of a Special Issue of Public Garden.
This issue focuses on plant collections and Plant Collections Network, a flagship program of the Association. Read the below introduction letter from Plant Collections Network Manager, Pam Allenstein...
Article
3/7/17
Student Presentations
Consisting of several 15-minute presentations, this session is devoted exclusively to having the future leaders of public horticulture share their latest research findings. Through these ...
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9/26/16
Ramped Up Rapid Fire!
Join your garden colleagues of small, university, and large gardens as they share their creative success stories in a lively and focused “rapid fire” session. Each presenter must tell his/her story ...
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9/24/16
Conserving Biodiversity on a Rapidly Changing Planet and the Critical Role of Gardens
Earth has daunting climatic and socioeconomic challenges. Gardens wish to do their part in preserving biodiversity, but best practices are essential when working with and protecting wild populations...
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9/24/16
Using Living Collections as an Unparalleled Resource for Research in Plant Conservation
Botanical gardens and their living collections have unique but underutilized resources for plant biology research. Living collections are essentially large common gardens able to advance fields of...
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9/24/16
Beyond Lists & Labels: Integrating Data for Curation & Research
Digitization, integration, and optimization of collections data can pay dividends across the board from management efficiency to innovative research activity. Unfortunately, this data often remains...
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9/24/16
Running a Production Nursery with a Conservation Focus in the Public Eye
To be tenable in the modern age, botanical gardens are obligated to be more than just display gardens but are called to be active parts of their community, both locally and globally. An open-...
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9/24/16
Climate is Changing Collections Management
As climate change places continued pressure upon wild-plant populations, botanical gardens and arboreta become increasingly indispensable conservation agents. Not only are collection managers faced...
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9/24/16
An Ecologist in the Garden: Public Garden Management Lessons from Natural Areas Ecology
As public gardens continue to place increased emphasis on sustainable landscape and operational strategies, learning to look to the sciences of ecology and natural areas management becomes of greater...
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9/24/16

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