have been assessing the conservation status of wild species for more than four decades to pinpoint those that are threatened with extinction.
The TPP fulfils a smilar role for cultivars in the UK, but goes a few steps further by assessing them for value and sourcing conservation plans. Identifying threatened plants enables Plant Heritage to use its resources where they are most needed.
Why conserve cultivated plants?
What threatens cultivated plants?
is it done?
If you have any queries please email
the Threatened Plants team
Johnsons World Botanic Seeds supporting Threatened Plants