Our extensive collection is a major resource for research into plant conservation, taxonomy, evolution and physiology. This science is key to protecting Australia's native plants and maintaining its unique biodiversity.
Find out how the Australian National Herbarium is helping understand and protect the amazingly biodiverse Kokoda region in Papua New Guinea.
We are helping protect our native biodiversity by improving the management of remnant vegetation and the availability of appropriate seed for revegetation projects.
We explore the latest in plant taxonomy information to better understand the biodiversity of Australian plants and their evolutionary processes.