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BGCI News Archives

News archives are sorted by year - use the drop-down to explore.

Publication Year: 
28 Dec : Inauguration of the National Bamboo Collection of Mexico
23 Dec : Have A Merry Botanical Christmas
20 Dec : Hawaii Botanic Garden In Fight To Save Wiliwili
20 Dec : Date Set for the 3rd Global Botanic Gardens Congress
19 Dec : Chinese Endeavouring To Protect Plants
19 Dec : Gardeners Urged To Help Save Endangered Wildlife
09 Dec : The Sixth National Training Workshop
09 Dec : IUCN Presses For Urgent Change In Montreal
08 Dec : UNESCO Proposes Quran Garden on Doha
08 Dec : $4.4million for Africa-US Medicinal Plants Partnership
06 Dec : Biodiversity Workshop for Botanic Gardens in China
06 Dec : Sex and Death in Sydney
05 Dec : Gateway Link To Nurture Scottish Talent For Biodiversity
05 Dec : Architecture Award for Botanic Garden
01 Dec : Mound, Maze & Rock Art at Garden Route
01 Dec : A Tribute to David Given - 1943-2005
30 Nov : Critically Endangered Plants Saved Through Tissue Culture
23 Nov : The Amazing Chocolate Tree
23 Nov : Director Sought For Top Botanic Garden
23 Nov : Lamperi, Bhutan Declared Royal Botanical Park
22 Nov : Titanic Odour Pervades Washington
15 Nov : Boost For Botanic Garden In Wales
14 Nov : IUCN Calls On Botanic Gardens To Save Mediterranean Plants
09 Nov : Proceedings of Recent Global Strategy Meeting
09 Nov : Scotland Returns Knowledge to China
04 Nov : Caribbean BG Conference Underway
04 Nov : BGCI Annual Report for 2004
03 Nov : Tropical Trees Suffer Wrath of Wilma
03 Nov : New Botanic Garden For Bhutan
02 Nov : Cuttings 2.4 Out Now
31 Oct : Peter Wyse Jackson confirmed as Chair of the Global Partnership for Plant Conservation
28 Oct : Renowned Botanic Garden Patron Dies
26 Oct : Titan Arum Flowers in Germany
26 Oct : Wollemis On Sale
21 Oct : Honolulu Names Award-Winner
21 Oct : BBC Mundo Lo Invita A Mandar Sus Fotos
19 Oct : Targets 8 and 14 - New Colour Leaflets Available
18 Oct : Roots: Master Planning For Education - Out Now
18 Oct : Orchid Study Group in Wales
17 Oct : Angolan Plants Threatened by Over-Harvesting
17 Oct : Belgian Grass Brought Back from the Dead
17 Oct : New Botanic Garden to Open in Botswana
12 Oct : New Online Resource for Gardens Education
04 Oct : Fantastic Fynbos Fair 2005
03 Oct : First Botanic Garden Day to Launch in Argentina
03 Oct : Sustainability Newsletter Launched
27 Sep : Wonders of Plant Medicinal Powers Revealed in San Francisco
22 Sep : Singapore Garden Energised by Award
21 Sep : 10,800 Grasses On Database
20 Sep : Ireland Receives First Wollemi Pine at Glasnevin
15 Sep : Dr Given Wins National Awards
15 Sep : Celebrity Hole-In-One Boosts BGCI Fortunes
06 Sep : International Training Program on Plant Conservation
31 Aug : No Pest Management Without Botanic Gardens
23 Aug : The Nolen Greenhouses at New York Botanical Garden
18 Aug : Brooklyn Botanic Garden Names New President
03 Aug : Apothecaries' Artists Anniversary Show
02 Aug : Cambridge Botanic Garden Get Gatsby Foundation Grant
25 Jul : BGCI (U.S.) Launches Education E-newsletter
15 Jul : Cuttings, Roots and BGJournal Out Now
08 Jul : Plants 2010 Conference In October
30 Jun : BGCI Wins Marketing Award
09 Jun : Endangered Species Expert Comes to Rescue of Hawaiian Arboretum
06 Jun : Scots Fighting off Invaders
02 Jun : Dainty Pink Mt. Diablo Buckwheat Rediscovered
02 Jun : New Web Editor for BGCI
01 Jun : Kew Wins Medal at Chelsea Flower Show
25 May : National Herb Garden Celebrates 25th anniversary
18 May : Tasmania Opens Account with Seed Bank Project
18 May : Botanists Hope to Save Rare Sedge
17 May : Flowering Talipot Palms at Singapore Botanic Gardens
17 May : The Fen Display Reconstruction at Cambridge University Botanic Garden, U.K.
12 May : UK's First Wollemi Pines On Display
10 May : Botanic Gardens Conservation International Appoints New Secretary General
10 May : Precious Petals
27 Apr : Cleveland Botanical Garden to Enter Groundbreaking Collaboration With Naples Botanical Garden
26 Apr : Grant Will Fund Web Access To Rare Botanical Literature & Images
26 Apr : Colombian Plant Conservationist Wins Whitley Award
14 Apr : Executive's £1.7 Million Pledge Boosts Botanic initiatives
14 Apr : British and Irish Botanic Gardens Adopt Plan to Save Endangered Species
13 Apr : Begonias Under Threat
12 Apr : Striking Nikau Forms Greet Plant-loving Visitors
12 Apr : Cranbourne's Royal Botanic Gardens Ablaze
12 Apr : New York Conference Launched and Nature Network President Named
05 Apr : Visitors Ogled over Orchids at Fairchild's International Orchid Festival This Weekend!
04 Apr : Review Committee Presents its Plan for Future Success of Royal Botanical Gardens
29 Mar : World Botanic Gardens Congress News
24 Mar : First National Botanic Garden Founded in Jordan
22 Mar : Prince Warns of Extinction Threat to Plants
21 Mar : BGCI exhibits at 2005 Hong Kong Flower Show
21 Mar : BGCI (US) Launches Plant for the Planet Campaign
11 Mar : Global Strategy for Plant Conservation and Education - New Section on BGCI Website
11 Mar : Connecting with Plants: Lessons for Life. Sydney, 2002 Proceedings Published
04 Mar : The Australian Garden
02 Mar : Duchess Fills Her Poisoned Garden with Coca, Poppies and Strychnine
01 Mar : Roger Birkel Hired to Lead Troubled Selby Gardens
28 Feb : New Staff for BGCI
28 Feb : Prince of Wales to Open Potter Children's Garden
28 Feb : Gardens Investigate Aquifer Option
23 Feb : Investing in Nature Argentina - Conservation Awards announced
23 Feb : Fellowships At The Missouri Botanic Garden
22 Feb : BGCI Joins Partnership to Advance Sustainable Development
17 Feb : Bee-Proof Greenhouse in Sussex
15 Feb : 2nd Caribbean Botanic Gardens for Conservation (CBGC) Conference Announced
15 Feb : Denver Applied Plant Conservation Training Program
15 Feb : Kew Gardens Celebrates Asian Culture
01 Feb : Toward the Conservation of Cuban Cacti
01 Feb : New Studies Show That Threatened Plants Thrive at Botanic Gardens
28 Jan : New Education Congress Website Launched
28 Jan : Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden Announces Plants of the Year for 2004
20 Jan : Plants for the Planet Resource CD launched by BGCI
19 Jan : New Lease of Life for National Botanic Garden of Wales
19 Jan : New Plant Growth Facility in Cambridge
19 Jan : Northwestern and Chicago Botanic Garden Join Forces to Train Botanists
19 Jan : 9,000 Plants Safe From Extinction
07 Jan : BGCI Seeks to Assist Tsunami-Affected Gardens
04 Jan : University of Hawaii to Reopen Lyon Arboretum
04 Jan : The Mediterranean Basin: Gardening, Plant Conservation and Modern Agriculture