Biology News
Australia Presents Digital Records of Rich Flora and Fauna to PNG - EMTV Online

EMTV Online
The Island of New Guinea, which holds two Melanesian groups of people – the Irian Jaya province of Indonesia, and towards the east the country of Papua New Guinea (PNG), is home to a vast range of thousands of species of plants and animals whose ...

Sow the seeds of a career with botany - Hindustan Times

Hindustan Times
Plants play a big role in sustaining life on earth, and if you love nature, botany is a fascinating subject. BSc, MSc and PhD degrees have ample scope for job opportunities in diverse sectors of every sphere of human life. These include farm ...

Code Cracker IDs Shakespeare Portrait in Botany Book - Seeker (registration) (blog)

Seeker (registration) (blog)
Decoding symbolic plants and heraldic motifs surrounding the figures, Griffiths identified three of them as Gerard himself, renowned Flemish botanist Rembert Dodoens and Queen Elizabeth's Lord Treasurer, Lord Burghley. The three appear to be somewhat ...

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.