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Plant physiology Responses to drought -
With many regions of the world expected to experience increasing drought, meaningful predictions of species and ecosystem responses to climate change are contingent on understanding of drought tolerance. Plants' drought tolerance is determined by many ...

Sydney factory fire fills air with huge flames and smoke -
Black clouds spewed from a chimney at one of four Botany plants belonging to a chemicals and plastics manufacturer. The NSW Environment Protection Authority said it was investigating. Factory owners Qenos said the flare system was operated as part of a ...

OUR TOWN: Ecology informs embroidery for Allison Vaughn - Columbia Daily Tribune

Columbia Daily Tribune
Allison Vaughn embroiders a tea towel Sunday in her yard in central Columbia. Vaughn, a natural resources steward for the Missouri Department of Natural Resources, embroiders drawings of plants and wildlife from the Ozarks and sells them on the online ...

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.