- Rambling Rhoades. Rhoades, Eddie // Pomona;Fall2008, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p30
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of being involved in the conservation of native plants.
- Plant-Lore with Reference to Muslim Folksong in Association with Human Perception of Plants in Agricultural and Horticultural Practices. M. M., AHMED; SINGH, P. K. // Notulae Botanicae Horti Agrobotanici Cluj-Napoca;2008, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p42
The Muslims in the Manipur valley are a Manipuri speaking community. The study of folksong texts of Muslims in Manipur is a parameter for exploring native plant resources which certainly help to take conservation steps by examining the way of the human perception of plants. Man-plant interaction...
- A report on the conservation status of south Indian plants. Matthew, Koyapillil Mathai // Biodiversity & Conservation;Jun1999, Vol. 8 Issue 6, p779
Presents data on conservation status of flowering plants found in South India. Sectors in South India where flowering plant species are found; Reasons for not using International Union for Conservation of Nature red list categories; Importance of the data in planning for conservation and...
- Noteworthy Collections: SOUTH CAROLINA. Brunton, Daniel F. // Castanea;Jun2009, Vol. 74 Issue 2, p183
The article provides information on the collection of the plant Gratiola graniticola from the Plantaginaceae family seen in York County, South Carolina. The plant is said to be one of the rare and/or specialized taxa shown to be endemic in Georgia, Alabama, the Carolinas and Virginia. It notes...
- To Take Wildness in Hand. Nijhuis, Michelle // Orion Magazine;May/Jun2008, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p64
This article focuses on the efforts made by some scientists to help the ancient tree species called Torreya taxifolia, familiarly known as the Florida torreya or stinking cedar, from a warming climate. The characteristics of the tree species are discussed, as well as the various strategies...
- Planting on an island. Brown, Ian // New Zealand Tree Grower;Nov2015 Supplement Indigena, p15
The article discusses Waiheke Island's regeneration of its native vegetation in New Zealand.
- Can native trees grow successfully under common broom in dry environments? Burrows, Larry; Wotton, Debra; Spencer, Anita; Head, Nicholas // New Zealand Tree Grower;Nov2015 Supplement Indigena, p19
The article discusses whether native trees can successfully grow in dry environments in New Zealand and mentions the Balmoral Fire Lookout Conservation Area.
- A new Globba with large white floral bracts from Peninsular Malaysia. Yen Yen Sam; Halijah Ibrahim // PhytoKeys;2016, Issue 73, p117
Globba magnibracteata Y.Y.Sam, sp. nov. is described and illustrated. Colour plates, a preliminary conservation assessment and a discussion of its closely related taxa are provided.
- Genetic Diversity Within and among Disjunct Populations of the Mediterranean Island Endemic Delphinium pictum and D. requienii (Ranunculaceae). Orellana, Maria Renée; Blanché, Cèsar; Simon, Joan; Bosch, Maria // Folia Geobotanica;Mar2009, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p47
Allozyme diversity was assessed in 13 populations of Delphinium pictum and D. requienii, two short-lived and closely related insular Mediterranean endemics. While D. pictum has scattered distribution in Corsica, Sardinia and Majorca, D. requienii is found in a few small populations restricted to...