Botanical Storage

Herbarium Cabinets

Keeping plant specimens in perfect condition requires maintaining a precise environment that will guard against mold, sunlight, humidity and other threats. Our herbarium cabinets provide the protection you need to keep your samples in like new condition for years.

Modern Office Systems, LLC’s Herbarium Cabinets Offer:

  • Low vibration doors and trays
  • Airtight sealing
  • Vent filtration – can be adapted to use activated charcoal
  • Continuous, lift-off hinges
  • The ability to fumigate inside the cabinets
  • Doors that can be removed for even better fumigation
  • The ability to be used with our mobile storage systems

With all of these benefits, you won’t have to worry about your plant material rotting out or otherwise degrading while it’s in storage. Our hermetically sealed cabinets are great for universities, horticultural centers, museums, and other such institutions. They can also be used by individual professors or other serious horticultural hobbyists.

Our cabinets are available in a wide variety of sizes and shapes, so you don’t have to worry about whether you can fit them into position. They also come in both mobile and fixed versions, which allows for maximum versatility. You can even choose to have your cabinets fitted with drawers, trays, or a combination of the two. This makes it easy to keep all of your specimens in optimal environmental conditions.

Herbarium cabinets by Mobile Office Systems, LLC are in use many facilities as well as and other well-established institutions. You can be sure that your specimens are in good hands when you put them into our storage solutions. We know how moisture, light, air, and fungus can hurt your collection. Therefore, we have taken the utmost care to make sure that you can control or eliminate these factors.  Check out this link to the New York Botanical Gardens discussion on their project that benefited from mobile storage systems and herbarium cabinets.  http://sciweb.nybg.org/science2/newherbariumbuilding.asp.html

Whether you need cabinets that you can move at will or some that will be built into your facility, give us a call at 877-507-2757 or fill out the form on our site. We’ll get back to you with a quote and our suggestions for the perfect solutions for your botanical storage needs.