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2014-09-05 16:22:06

Company celebrates 10-year anniversary with book benefitting Missouri Botanical Garden ST. LOUIS, Sept.

2011-12-15 12:02:18

Many developing countries rely on traditional medicine as an accessible and affordable treatment option for human maladies.

2011-03-31 00:58:26

The Missouri Botanical Garden (MBG) has played a significant role in identifying a new genus, Yasunia, with two confirmed species from Ecuador and Peru, Y. quadrata and Y. sessiliflora.

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2010-12-30 06:00:00

Researchers from the US and UK unveiled a new online database of plant names on Wednesday in what they are calling an attempt to help global conservation, medicinal, and agricultural efforts.

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2010-11-05 08:28:10

Botanists at the Missouri Botanical Garden have described eight new plant species collected in the Madidi National Park and surrounding areas located on the eastern slopes of the Andes in northern Bolivia.

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2010-09-21 07:40:00

Experts in Britain and the United States are working to create an accurate record of the world's known plant species, and have so far reduced the global inventory by some 600,000 species.

2009-05-13 09:55:53

Scientists at the Missouri Botanical Garden are calling for the inclusion of indigenous peoples around the world in helping monitor the effects of global climate change and develop policy.

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2008-05-01 01:40:00

A botanist from the Missouri Botanical Garden recently spotted a rare parasitic plant that hasn’t been seen in more than 20 years.


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