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The Center for Native Grasslands Management

Title: PLANTS: A database for plant information on the world wide web
Year: 2002
Author(s): Henson, J. F.
Source Title: Proceedings of the Third Eastern Native Grass Symposium
Source Type: Proceedings
pages: 313
Original Publication:  
Abstract: The PLANTS world wide web side provides basic botanical information about all of the plant species that occur in the United States and its territories. The PLANTS site also provides more detailed information about plants that are in the following groups: conservation plants, noxious and invasive plants, threatened and endangered plants, and culturally significant plants. PLANTS provides the following assets: checklists of species by state; checklists of species by either family or genus; National Wetland Inventory wetland indicator status plants that occur in wetlands; classification reports that enable users to search and download PLANTS information using any attribute or combination of attributes that are contained in the database. The PLANTS home page provides access to the following modules: alternative crops, plant materials information from the Natural Resources Conservation Service plant materials centers. The PLANTS URL is
Publisher: The North Carolina Botanical Garden, Chapel Hill, NC, October 1-3, 2002. Omnipress, Madison, WI