-- Provides basic horticultural information on vegetables, flowers and herbs
-- Entries are short readable descriptions with charming drawings of plants
-- Basic articles on gardening are also available.
-- One of the best sites for horticultural information on the Web
-- Provides articles on flowers, fruits, vegetables, herbs, and ornamentals.
-- Includes Regional Reports, Q & A Library, Article Library, Pest Control Library, Dictionary, and Food Gardening Guide.
Botany.com, the Encyclopedia of Plants
-- Provides the common names of plants, botanical names of plants, and the dictionary of botanical words.
-- Entries include the general description, various methods of cultivation, soil and temperature requirements, pruning, and propagation methods.
-- Provides online glossary of commonly used botanical terms and common names
-- Lists approximately 25,000 common names from a number of different languages.
-- From B&T World Seeds
The Spirit of Gardening
Provides poems, quotations, and timeline on the history of gardening.
The timeline is from ancient times to the present.
Compiled by Michael P. Garofalo
-- Standardized information about the vascular plants, mosses, liverworts, hornworts, and lichens native to the U.S. and its territories.
-- Entries include names, plant symbols, checklists, distributional data, species abstracts, characteristics, images, plant links, and references.
-- Supplied by the USDA’s Natural Resource Conservation Service
Plants for a Future
-- Species Database for rare and unusual plants
-- Contains over 7000 species with details on edible and medicinal uses with information about cultivation and habitats