Gabriel Eduardo Campbell

Gabe E. Campbell, UF PhD student and native milkweed man

Graduate Research Assistant and PhD Student
Environmental Horticulture, University of Florida
West Florida Research and Education Center (WFREC) in Milton, Florida

Gabriel’s PhD research is focused on efficient commercial production of native milkweed. Gabriel collects native milkweed seed and has conducted native milkweed germination studies. He has been able to propagate Asclepias humistrata, notoriously finicky about drainage, in 40 cell liners, 1 gallon pots and 4 inch pots. He has also worked with Asclepias amplexicaulis.