Santa Fe Botanical Garden Herbarium (SFBG)

SFBG collections include those donated from New Mexico Natural History Institute. NMNHI was established in 1977 and consists of 3 herbarium cabinets comprising an estimated 2500-3000 specimens. Dr. Roger Peterson and the late Helen Cannon were the primary collectors of specimens. As of 2023, SFBGH took responsibility for this collection and is actively managing it. Over 95% of specimens are from New Mexico. 

Contacts: Renee Galeano-Popp,
Administrator: Cristina Salvador,, 505-416-5300
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 4b9ac7a9-39ad-4680-bf0c-a55b423eb587
Digital Metadata: EML File
Santa Fe Botanical Garden Herbarium
715 Camino Lejo
Santa Fe, New Mexico   87505
United States
Collection Statistics
  • 144 specimen records
  • 13 (9%) georeferenced
  • 59 (41%) identified to species
  • 1 families
  • 1 genera
  • 23 species
  • 28 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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