Lichens at the Seashore

Sep 4 2021

Lichens are highly adapted organisms found in nearly every ecosystem on Earth,…

By Amanda M. Chandler

A botanist's best friend

Aug 19 2019

Specimen Stories

Botanists and dogs make good companions in the field. Dogs provide companionship, warn…

By Amy Weiss

Floating Flowers

Aug 15 2019

Works of Art

If you're staying cool this summer in your favorite swimming hole, here are…

By Nicole Tarnowsky

Tomato Persona

Aug 9 2019

What's in a name?

Choose your tomato persona. While all the same species, Solanum lycopersicum, tomatoes…

By Amy Weiss

Western Road Trip

Jul 23 2019


In the summer of 1952, recently retired Wabash College┬╣ botany professor Albert…

By Amy Weiss

July in the Native Plant Garden

Jul 10 2019

Works of Art

The Native Plant Garden is looking lovely right now! Some plants that…

By Nicole Tarnowsky