Making Herbarium Specimens: Pressing Plants

Search specimens in ARCTOS


Here you can search all of our  198774 digitized specimens and see high resolution images of the specimens that might help you in identification

Take a tour of the Virtual Herbarium

Take a tour of the virtual herbarium. Here you can view annotated herbarium sheets of plants from Alaska. The specimen will have call out buttons with images from the wild to show specific features of these plants that will aid you how to recognize them in the field and for use in your iNaturalist observations. Please follow the link: https://www.thinglink.com/scene/1406090479749038081

This is an example of what the cabinets look like, you can click on the “+” icon and then the link will take you to the annotated specimen.