Find out about the Herbarium—the centre for research and information on Queensland ecosystems, plants and fungi.
Find out how to collect plant specimens and get them identified.
We need your help to find and identify new weeds.
Botanists and members of the public collect, prepare and submit thousands of new specimens to the Queensland Herbarium each year.
Scientists describe, name and classify new species, improve existing classifications and provide identification services and tools to the public.
Read through our list of publications and the latest census of the Queensland flora available for you to access. Some of these publications are for sale but most are free.
Find out about our seminars and events.
We need to understand ecological processes and the role of ecosystems, plants and animals to manage the natural environment.
Our vegetation maps show pre-clearing as well as remnant vegetation across Queensland, and regional ecosystems and their status.
Parts of Springbrook are being returned to native rainforest so scientists have installed a network of wireless sensors to collect data for management and restoration.
- Queensland Herbarium
Brisbane Botanic Gardens
Mt Coot-tha Road
Toowong Qld 4066
- Ph: (07) 3896 9326
- Fax: (07) 3896 9624