• Nisa Karimi

    Grad student Nisa Karimi climbs a baobab (Adansonia perrieri) in the Daraina region of northern Madagascar.  Photo: David Baum

  • Sori on the underside of a fern frond

    Sori on the underside of a fern frond.  Photo: Cara Streekstra

  • Dr. Sara Hotchkiss sampling lake sediments for charcoal analysis

    Professor Sara Hotchkiss sampling lake sediments for charcoal analysis.  Photo: Kristin Michels

  • Discovery of new tyrosine pathway enzymes from legumes in the Maeda Lab
  • Oxytropis campestris

    Oxytropis campestris var. chartacea, a legume that is endemic to a handful of lakes in Wisconsin
    photo: John Zaborsky

Birge Hall  Birge Hall, home of the Botany Department

News

  1. Two Botany winners in the 2016 Cool Science Images contest!

    Sarah Swanson (Newcomb Imaging Center) and Duncan Smith (McCulloh Lab) are among this year's awardees.
  2. This Mushroom Starts Killing You Before You Even Realize It

    Anne Pringle features in this cautionary tale about the death cap mushroom.
  3. Joy Zedler to retire

    After 18 productive years as Leopold Chair, Joy will leave the department in August.

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