Developing a Red List of Rhododendrons

July 2008
Cuttings;Jul2008, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p11
The article highlights the effort of Botanic Gardens Conservation International (BGCI) in collaborating with the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) in developing a Red List of Rhododendrons to serve as basis for ex situ and in situ conservation for endangered species. It tells that RBGE provides the checklist of accepted names of the 1,043 taxa, nearly half of which are the native plants of China.


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