The BRIT Herbarium contains approximately 1,445,000 plant specimens from around the world, making it one of the largest herbaria in the United States. More can be found about the collections by visiting the About the BRIT Herbarium page.
The BRIT Herbarium is open for public use by appointment, from 10 am to 4 pm, Monday through Friday. Please contact us beforehand to make sure someone will be available to orient you and assist you if necessary. BRIT is closed on most national holidays.
Taxonomy and Evolution of Ferns and Lycophytes Program Currently, we make part of a three-year
Last December, two BRIT botanists and their teams of colleagues were awarded separate grants from
The BRIT Philecology Herbarium is composed of a melting pot of several orphaned collections across