From beautiful to bizarre, here are some of the oddest looking members of the plant family.
The Cambridge University Botanic Gardens are a site of scientific research, a site of conservation of plant varieties, and a public garden for peaceful relaxation away from city life. Here I write a brief illustrated page about its history and continued development
Synonyms, biological and geographical source, cultivation, collection,preparation, description, standards for use, identification tests, Chemical constituents and uses of asafetida.
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.
A Hub on the Stomata of a plant cell. When did the stomata develop. Control in movement of water. CO2 uptake.
This is my review of ten of the very best hub pages devoted to the subject of wild plants and wild flowers. The review is specifically about the plants in their natural environment and will not therefore include hubs concerned with botanical science or horticulture. I hope within these criteria, my...
Have you ever wondered what water does for plants? How they absorb it or why they need as much (or little) as they do? You'd be surprised at some of the ways in which water helps a plant.
Angiosperm which means “enclosed seed” commonly known as flowering plants have various roles of sexual reproduction, seed development and fruit production; numerous plants produce very visible flowers that have typical size, fragrance and color.
Banana anyone? But not just your regular yellow banana. Be in awe as you find out all about the red banana, pink velvet banana, and purple banana.
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.