Our interdisciplinary faculty study tropical plants and the resources they provide. These unique partnerships allow international collaborations that advance critical interdisciplinary research on pressing global issues.
When it comes to Christmas trees, natural ones are the way to go, according to FIU botanist Oscar Valverde-Barrantes. Most artificial […]
Last month, Ph.D. candidates from the International Center for Tropical Botany and Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, Nichole Tiernan and Jonathan […]
Integrating Research & Education
We’re working on innovative solutions to conserve tropical habitats and communicate the importance of tropical diversity to the public.