Mercer Botanic Gardens

CPC institution Code: MERC
Lindera melissifolia

Mercer Botanic Gardens is the Houston area's largest display of native and cultivated plants. It rests on 350 acres, with 5 miles of trails in the East Texas Piney Woods. The Garden boasts many different plant collections, including gingers, perennials, ferns, tropicals, bamboo, La. Iris, and Daylilies.

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Taxon Family Global Rank Legal Status Sponsorship Status
Symphyotrichum puniceum var. scabricaule Asteraceae T2 Partially Sponsored
Chloris texensis Poaceae G2 Sponsored
Cypripedium kentuckiense Orchidaceae Sponsored
Hibiscus dasycalyx Malvaceae G1 LT Partially Sponsored
Hymenoxys texana Asteraceae G2 LE Sponsored
Isoetes louisianensis Isoetaceae G2 LE Sponsored
Leitneria pilosa Simaroubaceae Sponsored
Physaria pallida Brassicaceae G1 LE Sponsored
Liatris cymosa Asteraceae G2
Liatris tenuis Asteraceae G3
Lindera melissifolia Lauraceae Sponsored
Rayjacksonia aurea Asteraceae G2 Sponsored
Phlox nivalis ssp. texensis Polemoniaceae T2 LE Sponsored
Physostegia correllii Lamiaceae G2
Physostegia longisepala Lamiaceae G2
Thalictrum texanum Ranunculaceae G2 Partially Sponsored
Trillium texanum Melanthiaceae G2
Liatris bracteata Asteraceae G2
Thurovia triflora Asteraceae G2
Leavenworthia texana Brassicaceae G1 LE Partially Sponsored
Rudbeckia scabrifolia Asteraceae G3 Partially Sponsored
Silene subciliata Caryophyllaceae G3 Partially Sponsored
Gaillardia aestivalis var. winkleri Asteraceae T2
Cyperus cephalanthus Cyperaceae
Abronia macrocarpa Nyctaginaceae G2 LE Sponsored
Agalinis navasotensis Orobanchaceae G1
Bartonia texana Gentianaceae G2
Platanthera chapmanii Orchidaceae G2
Yucca cernua Asparagaceae G1

Conservation Contacts

Christopher Ludwig
Anita Anna Tiller
Linda Costanzo
Botanical Collections Curator
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Name Title Group Phone Email Privacy Settings Priority Contact ID Priority Input
Director 100
Botanist 100
Botanical Collections Curator 100
Education Director 100