The Florida Wildflower Foundation is researching how to control weed seeds in soil banks, hoping to discover methods that lead to greater planting success.
Weed Seed Bank study
This long-term effort seeks to solve the biggest detriment to wildflower plantings and restoration efforts – weed seeds in soil.
We're learning to help wildflowers come out on top!
Gary Henry Endowment
for the Study of Florida Native Wildflowers
Established in 2007 by the Florida Wildflower Foundation, Inc., this fund supports research on wildflowers native to the state of Florida at the University of Florida/Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences. Gary Henry, a retired landscape architect for the Florida Department of Transportation, was the first Executive Director of the Foundation.