Research and researchers in the gardens
Our staff are involved in various research projects, with main focus on systematics and evolution of the flowering plant families Rosaceae and Ericaceae.
The scientific staff of the gardens are established researchers with a broad range of experience in the field of plant systematics and evolution. Follow the links below to see the main current research projects and associated individual staff; their research output, including peer-reviewed papers, research grants, and peer reviews, can be found through their University of Bergen profiles.
Ericaceae systematics and evolution
Our research on the flowering plant family Ericaceae is centred on the genus Erica and the collections of the University gardens, particularly Rhododendron.
University Gardens staff have published numerous works on subjects in both international and Norwegian botanical history.