Aquatic plants

Phylogenetic relationships, evolution, and biogeography of aquatic vascular plants


Taxonomy, morphology, and systematics of the aquatic plant family Menyanthaceae

Genetic identification

Custom identification of unknown plants

Tippery Lab Research

Are you a UW-Whitewater undergraduate student interested in doing research with Dr. Tippery? Contact him at to find out about projects and opportunities!

Upham Greenhouse

The UW-Whitewater Department of Biological Sciences and the Office of Sustainability jointly manage a greenhouse space in Upham Hall, containing biological diversity collections, research space, and space for community outreach.

UW-Whitewater Herbarium (UWW)

The UW-Whitewater Department of Biological Sciences also maintains a small herbarium collection of dried plant specimens. Our specimens are being databased and added to the online Flora of Wisconsin portal.