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Global Seed Banking Milestone Celebrated by Wildflower Center, 122 Other Organizations

An international partnership of 54 countries led by the United Kingdom's Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew is celebrating a decade of work to set aside seeds for future generations from 10 percent of the world's wild flowering species.

Wildflower Center cultivates kids’ connection with nature through national program

Wildflower Center cultivates kids’ connection with nature through national program

First Bloom: On a Saturday afternoon in March, a group of Austin area kids stood on a trail at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, ribbing each other.

Pollination Habits of Endangered Texas Rice Revealed to Help Its Preservation

A type of wild rice that only grows in a small stretch of the San Marcos River is likely so rare because it plays the sexual reproduction game poorly, a study led by the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at The University of Texas at Austin has revealed.