Data Capture and Taxonomic Determination of Cycadales at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

  • James Clugston Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh


This paper discusses a curatorial review of the Cycadales in the Living Collection at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) following the methodology described by Frachon et al. (2009). It provides an understanding of the cycads in the Living Collection and the diversity of the group represented at RBGE. The paper also describes the determination process and any changes in identification during the course of the project. This project was carried out as part of the second year project of the HND in Horticulture with Plantsmanship at RBGE.


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How to Cite
Clugston, J. (2010). Data Capture and Taxonomic Determination of Cycadales at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh. Sibbaldia: The International Journal of Botanic Garden Horticulture, (8), 11-30.