MLA-AHL Flora and Fauna Illustrata Project (FFI)

The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum and the Andersen Horticultural Library are excited to begin a long-term project - Flora and Fauna Illustrata - to document, in scientifically accurate fine art, the plant and animal species that occur at the Arboretum.

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Call for Flora #1: Trees The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum is home to more than 5,000 different types of trees. Select a specific tree or its parts (fruit, flowers, branches) and render  it in scientifically accurate two-dimensional fine art (excluding photography). Submit your work for jury consideration and the opportunity to be added to this exciting new project's permanent archive!

Call for Flora #1 Submission Information

Use this form to submit and upload examples of works: Intent to Submit Form

Questions or comments? Contact FFI coordinator Gretchen Wagener Burau: 612-301-1239,




Red Oak
"Red Oak: Quercus rubra" Watercolor on Vellum by Wendy Brockman
Spring Dandelion
"Spring Dandelion" Watercolor on Vellum by Wendy Brockman
Buckeye Moth
"Buckeye Moth" Watercolor on Vellum by Wendy Brockman
Jay Feather
"Jay Feather" Watercolor on Vellum by Wendy Brockman
All sample images above courtesy of the artist.