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Botany course for native plants certificate offered - Charlotte Observer

Charlotte Observer
Basic Botany for Native Plants Certificate Studies: Jan. 23, 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. and Jan. 24, 1 - 5 p.m. McMillan Greenhouse, UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens, 9090 Craver Rd. Earn credits toward a Native Plant Studies Certificate with this required ...

Tree physiology: Tracking tree carbon gain -
Tree physiology: Tracking tree carbon gain. Ute Sass-Klaassen. Wood formation drives the storage of carbon in trees and other woody plants. A detailed analysis of conifer xylem tissue formation reveals how the intra-annual dynamics of biomass ...

Thanksgiving Botany - Jackson Hole News&Guide

Jackson Hole News&Guide
Frances Clark of Teton Plants will provide food for talk around your Thanksgiving table. What did the Pilgrims eat at the first Thanksgiving? Not apple pie or sweet potatoes. But yes corn, beans, and squash. What parts of the plant are you eating: root ...

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.