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Botanical Glossary

An alphabetical listing of over 800 botanical terms and their meanings, helpfully hypertexed for rapid reference.


abaxial to buttress
caducous to extrorse
facultative to juvenile
karyoevolution to ovulode
palea to runner
sac to zygomorphic
Botanical thumbnails with definitions, and links to the glossary.

Delta descriptions of plant families

USDA climate zone map - USA mainland
USDA climate zone map - Europe


Trees and Shrubs
Economic, Ethnobotanic, and Useful Plants
Natives, and introduced species - by Geographical regions
Complete list of B & T World Seed's "sub-lists"
Families, or Habits

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Botanical Glossary

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