Alexandra Seglias, M.S.

Alexandra Seglias, M.S.

Seed Conservation Research Assistant

Research Areas
Seed Ecology, Ex Situ Plant Conservation, Threatened Species, Ecological Restoration, Climate Change
Personal Statement
I study the seed ecology of native species to maximize diversity and resilience of ecological restorations, as well as inform seed banking practices for long-term conservation. My tasks include seed collection, with a focus on rare and threatened taxa, maintenance of the Garden’s seed collections, and germination research.