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Food Explorer Brought Hundreds Of Immigrant Plants To America ... - NPR


NPR
In the early 20th century, botanist David Fairchild traveled the world and brought plants back to the U.S. that we now see as thoroughly American. NPR talks with the author of a book on Fairchild.

From Human Biopsy to Complex Gut Physiology on a Chip - Technology Networks


Technology Networks
The resulting organoids could either be banked for future use or immediately fragmented and seeded into the “epithelial” channels of multiple Organ Chips where they were further matured by flowing specialized culture medium and applying mechanical ...

Plant Physiology Can Be Deceiving - Canyon News - LA Canyon News


LA Canyon News
Do you know that potatoes are neither tubers nor roots, but modified stems known as 'stolons'? Many seemingly familiar plants can be surprisingly deceptive.

Plants for a Future

Durham - United Kingdom

Resource centre for edible, medicinal, and other useful plants.

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Plants For a Future
United Kingdom

A resource centre for rare and unusual plants, particularly those which have edible, medicinal or other uses. The site contains an online database of over 7000 plants.

Plants for a Future
United Kingdom

Information about a wide range of edible or otherwise useful plants, sorted by names and potential uses. Includes a searchable database.

United Kingdom

Description, medicinal and other uses and horticultural information.

United Kingdom

Description, edible and medicinal uses and cultivation of Spiderwort, also classified as Phlomis cephalotes.

United Kingdom

Description, edible, medicinal and other uses and cultivation.

United Kingdom

Database of alternative food plants, their uses and cultivation.

United Kingdom

Brief description, print references, and a list of its recorded uses, including medicinal and herbal.

United Kingdom

Description, edible, medicinal and other uses and cultivation.

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

Discusses the commercial demand for Hydrastis canadensis and its potential effects on the survival of the species.