List of Nebraska Species

All of Nebraska's native and naturalized species of vascular plants-ferns, fern allies, conifers and flowering plants--are presented here in a list, browsable by family, genus and common name. Go »

'The Flora of Nebraska'
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Kaul, Sutherland, and Rolfsmeier, 2011. The complete and definitive text guide to the plants of Nebraska. Nearly 1,000 pages on more than 1,900 species, including keys, detailed descriptions and distribution maps for all native and introduced species that grow outside cultivation in the state.

Charles E. Bessey Inducted into Nebraska Hall of Fame

The herbarium at the University of Nebraska State Museum is named in honor of Charles E. Bessey. Dr. Bessey was a nationally known botanist and professor at the University in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. On June 26, 2009, he was inducted into the Nebraska Hall of Fame.
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