Biology News
'Trait-based ecology' wins its pioneer NSW's top science award - The Australian

The Australian
Professor Westoby runs Macquarie's comparative ecology group. His research interests lie in ecology and evolution, mainly of plants. He also leads Macquarie's Genes to Geoscience Research Centre, a fusion of genomics, functional ecology, earth system ...
Sydney Morning Herald

'The Big, Bad Book of Botany' captures secret lives of scary plants - Sacramento Bee

Sacramento Bee
“Botany” was a natural companion to Largo's “The Big Bad Book of Beasts,” devoted to all sorts of scary animals, big and small. The progression from fauna to flora seemed natural, but it wasn't easy. “There are already plenty of books on gardening and ...

How predators protect plant biodiversity - Treehugger

Treehugger
Where herbivores fed, thorny plants tended to do well because anything that wasn't thorny got eaten away. But with the decline in predators, herbivores have been feeding over larger areas, depleting plant biodiversity and encouraging thorny plant growth.

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.

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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
Germany

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

Carnivorous Plants and Their Habitats
Germany

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
Germany

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.

Australia

Detail on the Australian plant physiology textbook.

Plants-In-Motion
United States

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