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Biodiversity Drops In Areas Dominated By Non-Native Plants - Nature World News

Nature World News
Research shows that non-native plants lessen the diversity of insect populations in local communities. (Photo : Karin Burghardt, Douglas Tallamy/University of Delaware). Some species can adapt to change but others are slightly less resilient. Some ...

'Enthusiast of botany' charged in drug case - Pacific Daily News

Pacific Daily News
Instead, documents state, the man “was just cultivating the plants because he was a general enthusiast of botany and gardening.” The suspect also reportedly told officers his friends occasionally took pieces of the plants to smoke them. Read or Share ...

Plant biology CRISPR cripples plant viruses -
Caixia Gao of the Chinese Academy of Sciences' Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology in Beijing and her colleagues focused on the beet severe curly top virus. They found that transgenic CRISPR–Cas9 plants had 60–80% less viral DNA than ...

Carnivorous Plants/Insectivorous Plants

Santa Barbara - United States

Features colorful fact sheets from the Botanical Society of America. Learn about carnivorous plant species bizarre adaptations to low-nutrient environments and thier various stratiges for capturing thier incet prey.

United States

Rainbow Plant, Australian Pitcher Plant, Cobra Lilly, Venus Flytrap, Sundews, Tropical Pitcher Plants, Butterworts, Trumpet Pitcher Plants species descriptions and cultivation guide.

Carnivorous Plants and their Habitats

List of the 86 species of Nepenthes, with photos of many wild plants.

Carnivorous Plants and Their Habitats

Find photographs of carnivorous plant species in their natural habitats.

United States

Contains information about growing carnivorous plants, as well as scientific names, guides to propagation, artificial bogs, and terrariums.

Waltraud's Carnivorous Plants Homepage

Nutrient acquisition by different species of carnivorous plants.

United States

Information on the Sundews and Pitcher Plants that grow in the wet tropics of Australia.

United States

Find online news, articles, and plant information, along with interactive discussion forums dedicated to the carnivorous plants of Western Australia.

Medicinal plants
United States

Provides photographs and descriptions of a range of plants believed to have medicinal properties. Almost all our present medicines are derived from research on medicinal plants.


Detail on the Australian plant physiology textbook.

United States

Well-executed, time-lapse, QuickTime movies of plant growth and development - from Indiana Univ.