HORTICULTURE - ECONOMIC BOTANY


1 - Cooperative Extensions by State
http://www.gardenweb.com/vl/ces.html
A valuable source of information from national Extension Service programs.

2 - Horticulture in Virtual Perspective
http://www.hcs.ohio-state.edu/hcs/hcs.html
Virtual views of horticulture provide basic information.

3 - The Garden Gate
http://www.prairienet.org/ag/garden/homepage.htm
This site provides basic information about gardens and gardening.

4 - Cyberbotanica: Plant Compounds and Chemotherapy
http://biotech.chem.indiana.edu/botany/
Plants contain an amazing variety of natural products that are useful chemotheraputic agents.

5 - Table of Anticancer Botanicals
http://biotech.chem.indiana.edu/botany/ptab.html
This site presents a tabulation of plant chemicals and the use as anti-cancer medicines.

6 - Plants Toxic to Animals
http://www.library.uiuc.edu/vex/toxic/intro.htm
Many common plants contain poisonous chemicals. This site presents a listing of plants that are toxic to animals.

7 - Poison Ivy, Poison Sumac, and Poison Oak
http://www.parentsplace.com/cgi-bin/objects/web_doc/drweb119.html
The allergens associated with the poison three - ivy, sumac and oak - are characterized at this site.

8 - Poisonous Plants
http://hammock.ifas.ufl.edu/txt/fairs/wg/39633.html
A listing of the plants and symptoms exhibited after exposure, also glossary of terms.

9 - Poinsettia: A Poisonous Plant
http://www.urbanlegends.com/medical/poinsettia_poisonous_plants.html
Your Christmas decorating plans should include a consideration of the poisonous Poinsettia potential.


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