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July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature
The Jepson Herbarium, established in 1950, specializes in the vascular plants of California. The University and Jepson Herbaria of the University of California at Berkeley are two collections of pressed plants housed together along with research labs, libraries, and archives. Together the Herbaria hold about 2,200,000 specimens, one of the largest collections in North America.