The bunya pine produces huge and heavy cones that contain seeds which are both edible and tasty. The tree has a strange appearance and is unusual in other ways.
The true stories behind some of the most famous plants to appear in literature, film, music and legend - Edelweiss, Mandrake, Frankincense, the Mayflower and Lotus blossom. And many others.
Coyote brush grows all over the coastal ranges of California and up into Oregon. It plays an important part in nature's plan, but can prove to be a pest in the garden. It's a blessing or a curse, depending upon your...
Dandelions have culinary benefits and also produce a latex that can be used to make rubber. This is important, since the supply of natural rubber is decreasing.
The rainbow eucalyptus is an unusual tree with a beautiful, multicoloured trunk. A trunk's colours change as the tree sheds strips of bark, creating living art.
Forsythia is an ornamental plant that produces beautiful and abundant yellow flowers in spring. The plant is named after William Forsyth.
A Hub on the Stomata of a plant cell. When did the stomata develop. Control in movement of water. CO2 uptake.
At first glance a quaking aspen and white birch look almost identical. However, upon closer examination, the two stately trees are quite different.
Plants are a fundamental part of the existence of life. They utilize the energy of the sun in conjunction with inorganic compounds to manufacture carbohydrates and create biomass (Freeman, 2008). This biomass forms the...
Synonyms, biological and geographical source, cultivation, collection,preparation, description, standards for use, identification tests, Chemical constituents and uses of asafetida.
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