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"American Eden: David Hosack, Botany, and Medicine in the Garden of the Early Republic" by Victoria Johnson - Santa Fe New Mexican


Santa Fe New Mexican
The continent was, after all, abundant with undiscovered medicinal plants, and Hosack believed it would be possible for medical students to benefit from fieldwork experience with this New World botany. He named the 20-acre space on Fifth Avenue between ...

[Eye]Trailblazing through botany - The Korea Herald


The Korea Herald
[Eye]Trailblazing through botany. By Kim Bo-gyung. First female chief of national arboretum shares adventures, love for plants, dream for DMZ. Published : Jul 26, 2018 - 15:02; Updated : Jul 26, 2018 - 20:23. POCHEON, Gyeonggi Province -- At first, the ...

Botany Village staple since 1953, Johnny's Bar and Grill will close in August - NorthJersey.com


NorthJersey.com
CLIFTON — Emily Penkalski has been the heart and soul of Johnny's Bar and Grill in Botany Village since 1953. The 96-year-old's streak of tending bar, cooking and just plain keeping an eye on things, came to an end last month when she fell and broke ...

Centre for Economic Botany

Epsom - United Kingdom

Based at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, carrying out research and providing an identification service.

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    Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew: Economic Botany

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Botany
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Covers all areass of plant science. Provides a sample issue, back numbers and information for authors. Formerly the Canadian Journal of Botany.

About.com: Botany
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A page of links and articles.

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Provides a virtual herbarium with photographs and descriptions of a range of species, a catalogue of localities and information on endangered and protected plants in the Czech Republic.

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