Unicoi State Park Lake

Fall Retreat

October 26-27 at Unicoi State Park

Katrien Devos looking at switchgrass in greenhouse

Faculty Recognition

Katrien Devos receives UGA Creative Research Medal

Caitlin Conn portrait in lab

Postdoc Recognition

Caitlin Conn receives NSF Postdoctoral Fellowship

University of Georgia researcher John Burke


UGA researchers part of an international team that has published the first sunflower genome sequence

The mission of the Plant Center is to enhance the tradition of outstanding research in plant science at the University of Georgia.  It achieves its purpose by fostering and supporting interactions among those members of the UGA research community who share common interests in:

  • The organization, evolution and function of plant genomes,
  • The growth, development and biotic/abiotic interactions of plants, and
  • The improvement and production of plants for agricultural or industrial uses.

The Plant Center at UGA

1 day 18 hours ago

Happy Thanksgiving everybody! Have a wonderful holiday!

The Plant Center at UGA

2 days 17 hours ago

Three Plant Center members! Congratulations Jim Leebens-Mack, Wayne Parrott and CJ Tsai!