ECONOMIC PLANTS

1 - GRIN Taxonomy Home Page
http://www.ars-grin.gov/npgs/tax/index.html
A compendium of economic plants. This listing contains more than 30,000 plants.

2 - Centre for Economic Botany
http://www.rbgkew.org.uk/ceb/ebuses.html
This site provides information about the economic use of plants.

3 - Culinary Herb Articles
http://www.penpages.psu.edu/penpages%5Freference/29401/2940186.html
Cooking with herbs provides an infinite variety of flavors. Sample this aggregation of gastronomical pleasures.

4 - Indoor Herb Gardening
http://www.penpages.psu.edu/penpages%5Freference/29401/2940184.html
Grow your own herbs in the garden or inside. Enjoy a continuous supply throughout the year.

5 - Index of Wildflowers
http://www.Wild-Flowers.com/idwf.htm
Learn about wild flowers and enjoy common wildflowers.

6 - Selecting Landscape Plants: Shade Trees
http://muextension.missouri.edu/xplor/agguides/hort/g06800.htm
An educated approach to landscaping will result in a greater satisfaction and less work. Learn about landscaping.

7 - Herbs for Beginning Gardeners
http://www.penpages.psu.edu/penpages%5Freference/29401/2940182.html
Select your herbs and plan your garden to include a culinary collection.

8 - Economic Botany
http://www.helsinki.fi/kmus/botany.html#crops
Economic botany is featured at this site. Agricultural links are provided.

9 - Plants and Your Cat
http://www.cfainc.org/articles/plants.html
Cats grazing on plants can be harmful to your plants and toxic to your feline friends. Learn about poisonous plants.

10 - Ethnobotany
http://www.helsinki.fi/kmus/botany.html#ethno
Ethnobotany explores the use of plants by a variety of societies. Linkage provides a sampling of ethnobotany.

11 - The Armchair Gardener
http://armchairgardener.com/index2.html
Be a couch potato next to your armchair and enjoy a virtual garden in the absence of virtual weeds.

12 - The American Rose Society
http://www.ars.org/
Learn all about roses at this American Rose Society site.

13 - Arbor Day Foundation
http://www.arborday.org/
Recognize Arbor Day and explore information about this environmentally verdant activity.

14 - National Gardening Association
http://www.wowpages.com/nga/home.html
Learn how to garden with miminal effort and maximum enjoyment at this educational site.

15 - Succulent Plants
http://www.graylab.ac.uk/usr/hodgkiss/succule.html
Succulent plants include a great diversity of plant groups. These interesting plants - how to grow and appreciate - are featured at this site.


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