Plant Press Summer Issue

The summer 2018 issue of the Sewanee Plant Press, the newsletter of the Friends of the Herbarium, is out! Articles include our post-bac fellow’s year in review, a student’s reflection on the Coastal Ecology and Conservation class field trip to

Plant Press Summer Issue

The summer 2018 issue of the Sewanee Plant Press, the newsletter of the Friends of the Herbarium, is out! Articles include our post-bac fellow’s year in review, a student’s reflection on the Coastal Ecology and Conservation class field trip to

Summer Activities 5

It’s hard to say what the most fun activity of the summer is. We love kids and garden club ladies, but a wonderful group we like to take hiking is the University Grounds Crew. We tried to squeeze in this

Summer Activities 5

It’s hard to say what the most fun activity of the summer is. We love kids and garden club ladies, but a wonderful group we like to take hiking is the University Grounds Crew. We tried to squeeze in this

Summer Activities 4

Another group of day campers! This group enjoyed Abbo’s Alley and planted flowers at the ATO Spring.

Summer Activities 4

Another group of day campers! This group enjoyed Abbo’s Alley and planted flowers at the ATO Spring.

Summer Activities 3

One fun thing we’re called upon to do is to take groups of local day campers hiking. Here we are on the Perimeter Trail below Morgan’s Steep. Great hike!

Summer Activities 3

One fun thing we’re called upon to do is to take groups of local day campers hiking. Here we are on the Perimeter Trail below Morgan’s Steep. Great hike!

Summertime Activities 2

We have garden clubs visiting the herbarium this summer, and each seems willing to help us with mounting specimens. Pictures here are members of the Franklin County Garden Club. Thanks, ladies!

Summertime Activities 2

We have garden clubs visiting the herbarium this summer, and each seems willing to help us with mounting specimens. Pictures here are members of the Franklin County Garden Club. Thanks, ladies!

Herbarium Summertime Activities

There’s a lot going on this summer in the herbarium. We’re taking a break from research and concentrating on educational outreach. One constant, though, is nature journaling. Our group meets every Thursday morning, 9-11. For the summer we’re at Lake

Herbarium Summertime Activities

There’s a lot going on this summer in the herbarium. We’re taking a break from research and concentrating on educational outreach. One constant, though, is nature journaling. Our group meets every Thursday morning, 9-11. For the summer we’re at Lake

Clematis morefieldii Conservation Work

On Wednesday May 16th, I met Todd Crabtree, a Tennessee state botanist at the Hawkins Cove State Natural Area to help monitor the population of Clematis morefieldii. Clematis morefieldii is state listed endangered, is in the buttercup family, and the common names are

Clematis morefieldii Conservation Work

On Wednesday May 16th, I met Todd Crabtree, a Tennessee state botanist at the Hawkins Cove State Natural Area to help monitor the population of Clematis morefieldii. Clematis morefieldii is state listed endangered, is in the buttercup family, and the common names are