Seed Hunters

Follow the SA Seed Conservation Centre seed hunters as they travel the state helping protect our threatened plants from extinction.

Seed Hunters spring update

30 October 2017

The Seed Centre team have been clocking up some k's recently in the hunt for rare SA flora.

Seed hunting in the APY Lands

31 August 2017

Our expert volunteers headed north recently, collecting over 100 plant specimens and recording over 1,500 images!

'Tis the season

03 August 2017

With seed season on the way, our Seed Hunters are planning which rare finds on the wish-list they're going to target.

Flinders finds

08 February 2017

On the hunt for rare and endemic species for a special Botanic Gardens project.

Threatened orchids work

05 September 2016

The Seed Hunters find some orchid-saving allies in Kildare College students.

Perusing the peas of SA

23 May 2016

We all recognise the iconic Sturt's Desert Pea, but it's worth getting to know our state's other dazzling Swainsonas.

Travels through Witjira

11 February 2016

The Seed Hunters travel to the beautiful Witjira National Park on the Simpson Desert's edge, making some rare finds.

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