Depth of Field: August 31, 2018

Melanie Link-Perez, OSU Herbarium curator and instructor in the Department of Botany & Plant Pathology, shows the rows of sori (groups of spore cases) dotting the underside of a coastal fern she collected, a coast polypody (Polypodium scouleri). Established in the 1880s, the OSU Herbarium houses historic collections from pioneer botanists and continues to add to its impressive catalog of regional and global specimens.

Write a response

Share your thoughts

Close
Oregon State University ©Copyright 2018. All rights reserved.
Close