The Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center is located at 670 Tharp Street on the Ohio State University campus. It is shown here as Herrick Archives Building Number PH 012. Also known as the Floriculture Research and Biocontainment Facility, it was built in conjunction with Ameriflora '92.
Construction began in September 1990. The architect was Moody/Nolan Ltd, and the engineers were Jezerinac Engineering and H.A. Williams.