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Are Plants Conscious? - Gizmodo


Gizmodo
For this week's Giz Asks, we posed those questions to a number of environmental scientists and philosophers—including a professor on the vanguard of something called “plant neurobiology.” Plants may not be able to wistfully reflect on their childhood, ...

Biology: Extra carbon dioxide from climate change will mean less-nutritious rice - The Columbus Dispatch


The Columbus Dispatch
A study published last month shows that rice plants grow well under conditions of increased atmospheric carbon dioxide expected later this century. Those plants, however, produce less-nutritious rice than what's grown today. Two billion of the 7.3 ...

University guide 2019: league table for pharmacy & pharmacology - The Guardian


The Guardian
University guide 2019: league table for pharmacy & pharmacology. The study of the management and dispensing of medicines (pharmacy), and medicinal drugs and effects on the body (pharmacology). Find out more about studying Pharmacy & ...

eNature: Native Gardening and Invasive Plants Guide

Washington - United States

Designed to help gardeners find and recommended native garden plants in their state and lists of some of the plants that are best avoided in the garden because they can be weedy or invasive.

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Guide to naturescaping: from gardening with native plants to attracting native wildlife to one's yard.

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A worldwide resource for tracking exotic ants

Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants
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Information, including databases, on aquatic and wetlands plants, including invasive plants and their control. Many internet links to related resources. From University of Florida.

Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants
United States

Aquatic plant database, images, drawings, video programs, and more.

Australian Native Plants
United States

Photographs of Australian plants with fact sheets, distribution maps and conservation notes

Growing Native Plants
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Written by botanical interns as part of their training program with the Australian National Herbarium.

Florida's Native Plants
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Shows how native plants are the trick to successful, low-maintenance, low-cost gardening in Florida.

Hawaiian Native Plants - Peperomia
United States

Photos of several species found in Hawaii.

Hawaiian Native Plants - Gardenia
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Images of the endangered endemic Gardenia brighamii, O'ahu endemic G. mannii, and Moloka'i endemic G. remyi.

Central Washington Native Plants
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Includes photographs of both endemic and cordilleran species.