Liriodendron tulipifera flower

The University of North Carolina
A Department of the North Carolina Botanical Garden


Collectors of the UNC Herbarium

Pamela Burns-Balogh
b. 1949

Most of Dr. Burns-Balogh’s specimens held by NCU are from Barksdale Airforce Base in Bossier Parish, Louisiana from the mid-1970s.  To date, approximately 90 have been databased, and more will be found as our collection continues to be catalogued.

B.A. Kent State, Botany, 1971

M.S. Kent State, Botany, 1973 thesis: “Palynology & ethnobotany of some archeologically important plants”

Ph.D. University of Maryland, 1980 thesis: “A generic revision of Spiranthinae (Orchidaceae)”

Area of interest: Orchid systematics & evolution

Current profession: Bookseller and publisher’s agent



University of North Carolina Herbarium
CB# 3280, Coker Hall
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3280
phone: (919) 962-6931

Last Updated: 27 July 2016