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Omar Franco-Mora, Edgar Jesús Morales-Rosales, Andrés González-Huerta, and Juan Guillermo Cruz-Castillo

. Successfully propagated plants are conserved in three germplasm gardens located in Toluca, México; Huatusco, Veracruz; and Teziutlán, Puebla ( Cruz, 2007 ; Franco-Mora et al., 2007 , 2008 ). Native people report using these plants for the consumption of fresh

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Kelly M. Stanton, Sally S. Weeks, Michael N. Dana, and Michael V. Mickelbart

Native plants are a potential source of new plants for managed landscapes. There is interest in gardening with natives not only for their novelty, but also to take advantage of their adaptation to local climates, to reflect regional differences, and

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Naa Korkoi Ardayfio and Harlene Hatterman-Valenti

. Native American tribes used many parts of the juneberry plant and the fruit was considered a staple ( St-Pierre, 2005 ). The pome contains several desirable nutrients and phytochemicals. Flavonols, anthocyanins, and phenolics are desirable nutrients known

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Rosanna Freyre, Adam Moseley, Sandra B. Wilson, and Gary W. Knox

reserved for conservation in South Florida ( Gann et al., 2008 ). Since 2001, the Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council (FLEPPC) has considered Mexican petunia as a Category I invasive plant, described as “plants that are altering native plant communities by

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Jack E. Staub, Matthew D. Robbins, Yingmei Ma, and Paul G. Johnson

the result of the broad range of flowering times, panicle size, leaf width and color, and plant form of modern cultivars, which allows for their use in horticultural applications ranging from formal gardens to informal native urban landscapes ( Wilson

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Kwang Jin Kim, Myeong Il Jeong, Dong Woo Lee, Jeong Seob Song, Hyoung Deug Kim, Eun Ha Yoo, Sun Jin Jeong, Seung Won Han, Stanley J. Kays, Young-Wook Lim, and Ho-Hyun Kim

. Woody and herbaceous foliage plants and ferns were acclimated at a light intensity of 20 ± 2 μmol·m −2 ·s −1 and the herbs and Korea native plants at 60 ± 3 μmol·m −2 ·s −1 ; the photoperiod for all species was 12/12 h (day/night). Table 1

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Erin Alvarez, S.M. Scheiber, Richard C. Beeson Jr, and David R. Sandrock

districts have recommended native plants to their consumers ( Southwest Florida Water Management District (SFWMD), 2001 , 2003 ) under the premise that Florida native plants use less water than nonnative plants ( Haehle, 2004 ; Hostetler et al., 2003

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Rosanna Freyre and Erin Tripp

, 2004 ). In Florida, it occurs primarily in native woodlands, and plants are known as strong growers under adverse conditions ( Gilman and Landrum, 1999 ). In the 1970s, Robert Long conducted detailed studies on floral polymorphisms, breeding systems

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Kim E. Hummer

include a total area over 3 million ha ( AAA Native Arts, 2013 ). Native peoples typically revered nature, lived sustainably, and were cognizant of the interconnected and harmonious aspects of plants, animals, and people ( Strass, 2010 ). Their presence

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Kim E. Hummer and Andrey Sabitov

-Sakhalinsk City near the Sanitarium called “Mountain Air”, Sakhalin, we collected three samples of larger fruited strawberries, probably F . × ananassa , from plants having morphological characters that did not match descriptions for native species. Fruit set was