Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Plant Industry (PIHG)

Founded: 1964. Specialty: Native and introduced plants of Florida, especially cultivated ornamentals. Collection includes over 15,000 dried plant specimens and a seed collection of about 1,500 vials.
Botanist: Patti J. Anderson, Ph.D., Patti.Anderson@fdacs.gov, 352-395-4701
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 00925c57-4b32-41d7-a0d3-5e57eb4a0119
Digital Metadata: EML File
Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Division of Plant Industry
1911 SW 34th Street
Gainesville, FL   32608
Collection Statistics
  • 13,005 specimen records
  • 1 (0.01%) georeferenced
  • 12,963 (100%) with images (12,963 total images)
  • 12,131 (93%) identified to species
  • 286 families
  • 1,930 genera
  • 4,959 species
  • 5,094 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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