The catnip herb is a type of catmint. It has culinary uses and is also used in traditional medicine. Some cats become very excited when they smell the plant.
Forsythia is an ornamental plant that produces beautiful and abundant yellow flowers in spring. The plant is named after William Forsyth.
Foxgloves are beautiful but poisonous flowers in the wild and in the garden. They contain digitalis, which is a useful heart medication but can also be dangerous.
From beautiful to bizarre, here are some of the oddest looking members of the plant family.
A Hub on the Stomata of a plant cell. When did the stomata develop. Control in movement of water. CO2 uptake.
Anatomy deals with the study of gross internal details of plant organs like root, stem and leaf etc. the Dicot (primary), Monocot roots and stems in the transverse section show three main zones.
, "Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of the world." - Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1844 Below are images of some of the most beautiful flowers in the world. It was hard...
Kingdom Plantae is one of the major groups of organism that comprises about 266,000 known species of ferns, mosses, herbaceous and woody plants, liverworts, vines, bushes, trees and other forms of plants.
At first glance a quaking aspen and white birch look almost identical. However, upon closer examination, the two stately trees are quite different.
If you're looking for photosynthesis diagrams, you've come to the right place. I did a google search for them one time, and the results I found were pitiful, with little variety, so I decided to write my own page on it...