Seeding the future? 'Ark' preserves rare, threatened plants

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (AP) -- Seeds from hundreds of rare plant species around New England are being collected and frozen inside a "seed ark" for future use and to keep the plants from becoming extinct....

Seeding the future? 'Ark' preserves rare, threatened plants

An ordinary-looking freezer in a sturdy cinderblock shed at a suburban Boston botanical garden holds what might be New England's most important seed catalog.

Sun 10 Sep 17 from Phys.org

Seeding the future? 'Ark' preserves rare, threatened plants, Sun 10 Sep 17 from AP

'Ark' preserves rare, threatened plants for the future

An ordinary-looking freezer in a sturdy cinderblock shed at a suburban Boston botanical garden holds what might be New England's most important seed catalog.

Mon 11 Sep 17 from Daily Mail

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