Botany

Remfert's Dogwood Presentation at the Research Showcase

Jane Remfert opened the Integrative Life Sciences Research Symposium this year with her presentation on Cultivar Gene Escape.

The Enigmatic "Seedlings" Data File

Here is the seedlings file.

Poisonous Plants in the Commonwealth

This past summer has seen some rather spectacular cases of where people have run afoul of dangerous flora, the most recent of which was a college student after a runin with Giant Hogweed–the results were not good. Information The Virginia Tech Cooperative Extension group publishes a nice overview of toxic plants in the Commonwealth. It has some useful information in that all of us should be aware of.