Planta!
preserving the pillars of life on Earth

In 2019, Planta! provided conservation education to 4.525 people, training to 332 conservation practitioners and ran conservation projects that benefited directly the populations of 43 threatened plant species; a total of 35.738 seedlings of threatened species were planted.
Conservation assessment and recovery planning of Ekmanianthe longiflora (Royal Oak)
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Conservation assessment and recovery of Harpalyce macrocarpa – an endemic tree from Central Cuba
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Conservation status assessment and recovery of Rhodogeron coronopifolius
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Conservation of threatened mountain species
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Conservation of Phyllanthus subcarnosus in Cuba
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The Red list of Cuban trees
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Planta!’s Capacity Building program: supporting the conservation of threatened trees.
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Preserving is loving – memoirs of a workshop in Brazil

by Dennys de Vales
Our journey this time was bit further. I was not travelling to a natural site or a forest. With Planta!’s support, I was able to assist the XIV Workshop on Conservation Genetics in the city of Natal, Brazil. Every year this event is organized by the Network of Genetics for Conservation. The main goal of the workshop is to provide Latin American students with the skills to apply genetics to conservation.

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To the gardens first, then to the forests

by Enma Torres Roche
After months propagating plants of Harpalyce macrocarpa, the time to reinforce the population of this endangered plant has finally arrived. Leaded by Enma, a team of Planta! arrives to San Felipe looking forward to this crucial step of the conservation project.

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The young generation of a Cuban plant

by Michel Faife
A wonderful accomplishment awaits for this team of Planta! working by the Ochoa river, where several propagated plants of Rhodogeron coronopifolius were reintroduced a while ago. This jewel of our flora it’s getting ready to conquer a site known as “El Playazo”.

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