Reintroductions in FMNF

On February 8, Jeff Glitzenstein and others replanted several Schwalbea americana in the Francis Marion National Forest. These seedlings were grown from seed that Danny Carlson collected in 1987, back before the species was federally listed as endangered. The seeds sat at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden for 30 years before returning to SC, where Jeff propagated them at the South Carolina Botanical Garden. Check out this news story!

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