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Established in 1896, NYBG Press is a department of The New York Botanical Garden and one of the largest publishing programs of any independent botanical garden in the world. The Press focuses on advancements in knowledge about the classification, utilization, and conservation of plants and fungi.
Dr. Patricia Holmgren directed the Steere Herbarium for more than 32 years, during which time she also served as Assistant Vice President for Science for 10 years and Associate Vice President for Collections and Publications for two years. She coordinated and edited Index Herbariorum for 30 years, in both its written and electronic forms. Dr. Holmgren also serves as co-director, editor, and author of the Intermountain Flora project with Dr. Noel Holmgren. Dr. Holmgren has held leadership positions in Association of Systematics Collections, International Association for Plant Taxonomy, and International Organization for Plant Information. She has served as President of the American Society of Plant Taxonomists and of the Botanical Society of America. She has received the Merit Award and the Centennial Medal from the Botanical Society of America, the Annual Service Award from the Association of Systematics collections, the Distinguished Service Award of The New York Botanical Garden, and, jointly with Noel Holmgren, the Asa Gray Award from the American Society of Plant Taxonomists and the Gold Medal Award from The New York Botanical Garden. She and Noel were honored in 2013 with a Festschrift, Harmony and Grit: Papers Celebrating the Completion of Intermountain Flora. In 2013, Thomas and Anne Hubbard endowed and named the position of Director of the William and Lynda Steere Herbarium in Pat's honor. Dr. Holmgren earned her undergraduate degree from Indiana University and her Ph.D. from the University of Washington.
North American thlaspis (Cruciferae) are often mentioned as being similar to Eurasian and South American thlaspis, but taxonomists have differed widely in interpreting their relationships. This volume reports the results of studies to ascertain whet...
The book consists of 827 plates of meticulously rendered black-and-white botanical illustrations. Arranged and labeled to cross-reference with Gleason and Cronquist's Manual of Vascular Plants, Second Edition.
NYBG Press is pleased to announce the 7th volume of the Intermountain Flora series, Potpourri: Keys, History, Authors, Artists, Collectors, Beardtongues, Glossary, Indices by Noel Holmgren and Pat Holmgren. Included in this ninth part of the series ...
Written entirely by renowned botanist Arthur Cronquist, this volume completes the work on the Asteridae. Includes reliable keys, thorough descriptions, and plentiful illustrations for the flora of this region.
This volume covers a great many of the most difficult families found in the flora of the Intermountain region, the largest of which are Polemoniaceae, Hydrophyllaceae, Boraginaceae, and Scrophulariaceae. Includes reliable keys, thorough descriptions...
Geological and Botanical History of the Region, Its Plant Geography and a Glossary. The Vascular Cryptogams and the Gymnosperms. This volume provides reliable keys, thorough descriptions, and plentiful illustrations for the flora of this region. The...
This volume covers a great many of the most difficult families found in the flora of the US Intermountain region, the largest of which are Rosaceae, Onagraceae, Apiaceae, Saxifragaceae, and Euphorbiaceae. Included are reliable keys, thorough descrip...
Rupert Barneby's previous publications on legumes are regarded as landmark works, and this volume is no exception. Much of the work concerns genera such as Astragalus, Oxytropis, Dalea, and Psorothamnus, with new information and perspectives for sev...
This volume treats many economically and ecologically important plant groups, including Brassicaceae, Salicaceae, Cucurbitaceae, Violaceae, Malvaceae, Loasaceae, Primulaceae, Hypericaceae, Cleomaceae, and Tamaricaceae.
Cronquist's subclasses Magnoliidae-Caryophyllidae including 31 families, 147 genera, 611 species, and 301 varieties. This volume provides reliable keys, thorough descriptions, and plentiful illustrations for the flora of this region.