Institution: USDA/ARS, Floral and Nursery Plant Research Unit

Institution Information

Index Herbariorum Record: 
No
InstitutionCode: 
FNPRU
Status of Institution: 
Active
Additional Institution Names: 
(empty)
Description of Institution: 

The Floral and Nursery Plants Research Unit of the U.S. National Arboretum has a broad-based program supporting basic and developmental research and implementation of new technologies for the florist and nursery industries. Emphasis is on developing new floral, nursery, and turf plants; detecting and controlling pathogens in ornamental plants; taxonomy of ornamental plants; improvement of nursery production systems; and curation of woody landscape plant germplasm as part of the National Plant Germplasm System.

Institutional Discipline: 
Institutional Governance: 
Public, Federal: General
Institution Type: 
(empty)
Cool URI: 
http://usfsc.grscicoll.org/cool/ec68-nxek

Institutional Mailing Address

Mailing Address 1: 
USDA/ARS, Floral and Nursery Plant Research Unit
Mailing Address 2: 
U.S. National Arboretum
Mailing Address 3: 
3501 New York Ave., NE
City/Town: 
Washington
State/Province: 
DC
Postal/Zip Code: 
20002
Country: 
USA

Institutional Contact Information

Primary Contact: 

Margaret R. Pooler

Staff Member Information

Job Title: 
Supervisory Research Geneticist (Plants)
Research Discipline: 

Staff Member Affiliations

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Name of Primary Collection: 

Staff Member's Contact Information

Phone Number: 
(301) 504-5218
Fax Number: 
(301) 504-5096
Address 1: 
USDA/ARS, Floral and Nursery Research Unit
Address 2: 
10300 Baltimore Ave.
Address 3: 
Blg. 010A, Rm. 244, BARC-WEST
City/Town: 
Beltsville
State/Province: 
Maryland
Postal/Zip Code: 
20705
Country: 
USA
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