Horticulture

2010 06 03_0444Resources:

The Garden helper: Lots of information about gardens, plants, house plants pests, inc. Clever icons helps you find categories of plants, e.g. red deer proof http://www.thegardenhelper.com/index.html

Plantipedia — Allows searches of plants by botanical name, genus name, family name and  common name. Ask you to join, but you seem to be able to search without that.  Look carefully for Photo links  http://www.plantipedia.com

Missouri Botanical Garden — Allows searches of plants by botanical name, genus name, family name and  common name. http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/plantfinder/plantfindersearch.aspx

Dave’s Garden — Contains plant files, bug files and bird files. You can look up clematis and see IMG_6806a whole list of photos http://davesgarden.com/guides/

Plant families Online Plant Family Guide. Click on a plant family and you will see many examples http://www.thewildclassroom.com/biodiversity/floweringplants/Intro.htm

Dr. Carr’s University of Hawaii Botany Website. This also shows plant families with photos. http://www.botany.hawaii.edu/faculty/carr/alpha_cronq_judd_apgii.htm

*The Plant List: Look up information about a known plant with the Latin binomial     http://www.theplantlist.org/

 

Advice:

Clivia directions from Ed MacFarland

 

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