News and Articles

FNPS in the news

1/3/2020, Article about Dr. Loran C. Anderson written by Karen Rose and published in the Tallahassee Democrat: Year of the Botanist - Professor sparks a passion for identifying plants

9/13/2018, Follow up article on US 98 native plant rescue, "Rescuing Native Plants Begins With the Power of One":

8/27/2017, Article describing efforts to rescue native plants from US 98:

5/25/2015, WTXL interview with Gail Fishman and Scott Davis regarding native plants and the upcoming FNPS Born to Burn Annual Conference:

3/4/2015, WFSU Dimensions segment on Discovering Florida's Rare Plants featuring an interview with Scott Davis and Amy Jenkins: Plus a segment featuring a field trip to the Wolf Creek Trout Lily Preserve while the Trout Lilies were in bloom and interviews with Wilson Baker and Jan Blue:

3/3/2015, WCOT Tallahassee Matters segment featuring a November Invasive Species (Coral Ardesia) removal event led by Karen Berkley held at Elinor Klapp-Phipps Park:

3/1/2015, Article in Florida Asphalt about Endangered Plant Protection in Road Construction Projects - A Case Study - the Night Blooming Wild Petunia, Ruellia noctiflora - Jayson Cain working with Eleanor Dietrich along CR 2224:

5/7/2014, WFSU Ecology Blog - Video: Liberty County's Carnivourous Plants are Deadly and Colorful. Eleanor Dietrich and the wildflowers on Hwy 65 were featured in this WFSU Dimensions segment.


In Memory of Angus Gholson

Angus was cited as a source on slightly over 1000 rare plant occurrences in the FNAI database!