BSA is a nonprofit membership society. Their mission is to: promote botany, the field of basic science dealing with the study and inquiry into the form, function, development, diversity, reproduction, evolution, and uses of plants and their interactions within the biosphere.

Planting Science is a learning community that provides the ability to for students to  collaborate, discuss, and reflect with scientists and peers on inquiry projects to motivate students to develop 21st century skills.


Stay Connected with the Botanical Society of America through their many Social Media Portals!



The Botanical Society of America Resourses

PlantED is a tool designed to allow members to share resources online: images, syllabi, labs, lectures, data sets, software, etc.


Planting Science is a  learning community where scientists provide online mentorship to student teams as they design and think through their own inquiry projects.

Contact any of the liaisons below with questions:

 Catrina Adams

 Botanical Society of America

 BSA liaison


 DorothyBelle Poli

 Roanoke College

 QUBES liaison


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