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BGjournal Archive

BGJournalWelcome to the online archive of BGjournal.

BGjournal began in 2004. Before that, BGCI produced BGCNews, which is also archived here.

Articles are published online six months after publication. BGCI Members receive our publications in electronic or printed form.

Please browse the journal archives by year using the drop-down menu.

You can also search the archives using our Site Search at the top right of your screen.


Publication Year: 
Jan 2012: Plants for the future – a future for our planet. by Marie-Stéphanie Samain and Eduardo Cires
Jan 2012: Barcode Wales: DNA barcoding the nation's native flowering plants and conifers by Natasha de Vere
Jan 2012: GeoCAT – an open source tool for rapid Red List assessments by Steven Bachman and Justin Moat
Jan 2012: Dreaming of sheep-eating plants by Matthew Jebb
Jan 2012: The assisted migration debate – botanic gardens to the rescue? by Maria Hällfors, Elina Vaara & Susanna Lehvävirta
Jan 2012: Safeguarding Australia’s flora through the Australian Seed Bank Partnership by Lucy Sutherland
Jan 2012: Growing the social role of botanic gardens by BGCI
Jan 2012: Exciting horticultural challenges at the Oman Botanic Garden by Ian Oliver, Khalid Al-Farsi, Abdullah Al-Hosni, Salim Al-Makmari, Sarah Kneebone
Jan 2012: From freezing to the field—in vitro methods assisting plant conservation by Valerie Pence