Resources For Learning About Plants

Some of the following botanical resources have been developed for Utah's K-12 science core curriculum by the Intermountain Herbarium, Utah State University, Logan, Utah; others have been developed elsewhere but will also benefit teachers, particularly those in Utah.

Plant Classification: find out about how plants are classified into groups and see some examples of each group.

Plant Collecting: find out how to make a plant collection. It was developed by Betty Jacobs of The Technical University of Sydney, Australia. For similar information visit Sources of Advice for Plant Collecting.

Fun facts about Fungi - The name speaks for itself. Developed by Robert Fogel.

Great Plant Escape - a site developed by the University of Illinois Extension.