Losing Paradise? Smithsonian exhibit shares views of endangered and extinct plants

Losing Paradise? Endangered Plants Here and Around the World, a traveling exhibition developed by the American Society of Botanical Artists (ASBA), explores the conservation efforts of scientists and illustrators around the globe.

The goal is “to record the beauty of these plants that are more likely to disappear,” said Carol Woodin with the American Society of Botanical Artists and the exhibit coordinator.

The exhibit will remain in Washington until December, when it moves on to Britain’s Royal Botanic Gardens outside London, Woodin said.

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