Organization profile

Organization profile

The mission of the center is to inform, inspire and effect change through horticultural and conservation research, innovation and practices.  With a history of over 110 years of research and outreach, we are a regionally based and nationally recognized source of cold-hardy plant breeding and genetics and applied research in horticulture and plant conservation.

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xylem vessels Agriculture & Biology
vessel Earth & Environmental Sciences
perforation Earth & Environmental Sciences
tracheary elements Agriculture & Biology
ferns and fern allies Agriculture & Biology
Nymphaeaceae Agriculture & Biology
fern Earth & Environmental Sciences
tracheids Agriculture & Biology


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Wendy N DePaolis

Person: Academic Professional

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Susie E Hopper

Person: Academic Administrative

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Tim Kenny

Person: Executive, Administrative, and Managerial

Projects 2003 2022

MN Landscape Arboretum Wetland Restoration

Van Natta, S. & Branhagen, A. J.

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources


Project: Research project


Research Output 1976 2015

13 Citations (Scopus)

Pollen structure and development in Nymphaeales: Insights into character evolution in an ancient angiosperm lineage

Taylor, M. L., Cooper, R. L., Schneider, E. L. & Osborn, J. M., Oct 2015, In : American journal of botany. 102, 10, p. 1685-1702 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


The Center for Plant Conservation: Creating a collaborative network and national collection dedicated to plant conservation.

Kennedy, K. & Schneider, E. L., 2015, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. Biological Series number 2. Belarus, p. 9-12 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Citations (Scopus)

Origins and nature of vessels in Monocotyledons. 14. Vessellessness in Orontioideae (Araceae): Adaptation or relictualism?

Carlquist, S. & Schneider, E. L., Aug 1 2014, In : Nordic Journal of Botany. 32, 4, p. 493-502 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

xylem vessels

Activities 2018 2018

  • 1 Invited presentation


Minnesota Arboretum shares story of modern ag

Carrie L Stowers


1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities