Direction 1:  Collection and Evaluation of Plant Resources
Ex Situ Conservation and Sustainable Use of Wild Plants Group         PI: Dr. Lei Shi
Physiology and Genetic Breedng on Ornamental Plants Group             PI: Dr. Liangsheng Wang
Cultivation and breeding of Tree peony Group                             PI: Zhengan Liu
Ecological Adaptatio and New Cultivar Breeding for Resource Plants Distributed in Sualpine Zone Group            PI: Dr. Yuanrun Zheng                                  
Direction 2: Key Genes Exploitation and Regulation for Plant Resources
Theoretical and Biotechnological Research on Plant Adaption to Drought Stress Group     PI: Dr. Xin Deng
 Group                       PI: Dr. Guozheng Qin
Plant Responses to Heavey Metal Stress and Phytoremediation Group  PI: Dr. Zhenyan He
Fruit Postharvest Biology and Biocotrol Technology Group                   PI: Dr. Boqiang Li
Direction 3: Creation and Application of High-quality Germplasm of Plant Resources
Genetics and Genomics of Biofuel Crops Group                                    PI: Dr. Haichun Jing
Research Group of Physiology and Heredity in Fruit Tree Group            PI: Dr. Zhenchang Liang
Gene Resources Screening and Molecular Breedig Group                      PI: Dr. Gongshe Liu
Plant Doemstication Biology Group                                                        PI: Tao Sang
Proteomics of Plant Responsive to Environment Signals and its Germplasm Creation      PI: Shihua Shen
Grape quality improvement and regulation laboratory       PI: Zhanwu Dai