• Nisa Karimi

    Grad student Nisa Karimi climbs a baobab (Adansonia perrieri) in the Daraina region of northern Madagascar.  Photo: David Baum

  • Sori on the underside of a fern frond

    Sori on the underside of a fern frond.  Photo: Cara Streekstra

  • Dr. Sara Hotchkiss sampling lake sediments for charcoal analysis

    Professor Sara Hotchkiss sampling lake sediments for charcoal analysis.  Photo: Kristin Michels

  • Discovery of new tyrosine pathway enzymes from legumes in the Maeda Lab
  • Oxytropis campestris

    Oxytropis campestris var. chartacea, a legume that is endemic to a handful of lakes in Wisconsin
    photo: John Zaborsky

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News

  1. Orchids’ dazzling diversity explained

    A team led by Tom Givnish has published a fully resolved, strongly supported backbone phylogeny of the orchids based on sequences of 75 genes.
  2. Botany Artist Emerita, Kandis Elliot, creates poster series depicting all Wisconsin fish

  3. Botany Garden: A riot of bloom on University Avenue!

    Located on University Ave. at Mills St. in Madison, Wis., the 500+ species Botany Garden serves research, teaching and the senses.

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