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Botany: He made plants a profession - Nature.com


Nature.com
Hooker's numerous expeditions took him to remote regions, and he wrote foundational works on plant classification, such as The Botany of the Antarctic Voyage of H.M. Discovery Ships Erebus and Terror in 1839–1843 (1844–60); Handbook of the New ...

Urban nature: What kinds of plants and wildlife flourish in cities ... - San Francisco Chronicle


San Francisco Chronicle
If you run an online search for images of biodiversity, you are likely to find lots of photos of tropical rainforests and coral reefs. In spite of the substantial ...

Flora/Fauna: The Naturalist Impulse In American Art - Antiques and the Arts Online


Antiques and the Arts Online
“While collecting actual specimens such as plants, insects, shells and minerals may have been the first instinct of any naturalist, for the artist-naturalist creating drawings of them was often the next,” Dr Jennifer Stettler Parsons, curator of “Flora ...

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.