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This free app helps you identify the plants and animals around you - Treehugger

I'm a bit of a nature nerd, and I love to know more about the plants and animals I see. The more I know about the natural world, the more nature blows my mind, and my kids are big enablers of that tendency, because they're always eager to learn the ...

Local Legislation Improves The Trade Of Plants And Animals - Mondaq News Alerts (registration)

Mondaq News Alerts (registration)
The Cayman Islands Government has commenced legislation that improves international trade in certain plants and animals. The Endangered Species (Trade and Transport) Law 2004 was passed 11 years ago, in order to have the legislation technically in ...

Cycas sainthii, Delphinium hajrae? Botany gets Indian surnames | Free Press ... - Free Press Journal

Free Press Journal
RATNADEEP BANERJI finds Indian botanists often naming their discoveries after people known to them. The botanical names of yesteryears hardly bore any human imprint in its name. But now the scientific naming of plants and animals called the binomial ...

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.