What's in the seed vault?
Since 2003, Rare Care has added 93 species of rare native plants to the seed vault. In 2010, 23 collections were added to the vault representing nearly 800 new accessions. The collections represented 18 species, 13 of which were new to the seed bank. Collections were contributed by Rare Care staff and volunteers as well as by botanists from public agencies and non-profit organizations.
Read Rare Care's latest Seed Collecting Annual Report.