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Plant collector societies

      
   Algae and seaweed societies
Phycologia
   Aroid societies
Araceae family, most notably Amorphophallus
   Bamboo societies
Phyllostachys, Bambusa, Semiarundinaria, Fargesia, and more ...
   Bromeliad societies
Bromeliaceae family (most famous is pineapple)
   Mosses and liverworts societies
Bryophyta
   Cactus and succulent societies
Adenium, Aloe, Asclepiadaceae, Echinocereus, Epiphyllum, Euphorbia, Haworthia, Mammillaria, Mesembryanthemaceae, Optunia, Sansevieria, Stepeliad,  Tephrocactus, and more ...
   Camellia societies
Camellia
   Chestnut societies
Castanea
   Chrysanthemum societies
Chrysanthemum
   Clematis societies
Clematis
   Conifer societies
Abies, Arborvitae, Cathaya, Cedrus, Chamaecyparis, Cupressus, Juniperus, Picea, Taxus, Tsuga (bearing cones)
   Cycad and palm societies
Cycas, Ceratozamia, Chamaedorea, Dioon, Encephalartos, Livistona, Palmarum, Zamia
   Cyclamen societies
Cyclamen
   Daffodil societies
Narcissus
   Dahlia societies
Dahlia
   Daylily societies
Hemerocallus
   Epiphyte and phyllocactus societies
Nopalxochia, Heliocereus, and more ...
(With flowers blooming directly on the leaf)
   Fern societies
Pteridaceae
   Fuchsia societies
Fuchsia
   Geranium societies
Pelargoniums, Erodiums, Sarcocaulon and Monsonia
   Gladiolus societies
Gladiolus
   Gloxinia and Gesneriad society
Aeschynanthus, Episcia, Gesneria, Gloxinia, Nematanthus, Streptocarpus
   Heather societies
Andromeda, Calluna, Daboecia and Erica.
   Hibiscus societies
Hibiscus
   Holly societies
Ilex
   Hosta societies
Hosta
   Hoya societies
Asclepiadaceae family (milkweeds)
   Ivy societies
Hedera
   Iris societies
Iris
   Lilac societies
Syringa
   Lily societies
Lilium
   Magnolia societies
Magnolia
   Orchid societies
Cymbidium, Pleurothallid, and more...
   Peony societies
Paeonia
   Plumeria societies
Plumeria, Frangipani
   Potentilla societies
Potentilla
   Primrose societies
Primula
   Rose societies
Rosa
   Rhododendron societies
Rhododendron
   Saxifrage societies
Saxifraga
   Sedum societies
Sedum, Rhodiola, Hylotelephium, Rosularia, Orostachys, Mucizonia and Sinocrassula
   Violet societies
Viola
   Water lily societies
Nymphaea
   Plant collector societies
Index of special societies for the plant enthusiast.

 

Special focus gardening forums

      
   Alpine garden societies
Web links to alpine garden societies.
   Alternative crops
Web links to alternative crop societies.
   Aquatic garden societies
Web links to aquatic garden societies.
   Biodynamic farming
Web links to biodynamic farming associations.
   Black plant societies
Colocasia, Ipomoea, Eranthemum, Solenostemon, and more ...
   Bonsai societies
Web links to bonsai societies.
   Bulb societies
Web links to bulb societies.
   Carnivorous plant societies
Web links to carnivorous plant societies.
   Cottage gardening societies
Web links to cottage garden societies.
   Garden clubs
Web links to garden clubs.
   Gourd societies
Web links to gourd societies.
   Hardy plant societies
Web links to hardy plant societies.
   Herb societies
Web links to herb societies.
   Mediterranean gardening
Web links to mediterranean gardening.
   Rock garden societies
Web links to rock garden societies.
   Seed exchange
Web links to seed exchanges.
   Tropical flowering tree societies
Web links to tropical flowering tree societies.
   Special focus gardening forums
Index of web links to special focus gardening forums.

 

Professional associations

      
   Arbor societies
Web links to tree maintenance associations.
   Fruit and nut societies
Web links to pomological (fruit and nut) societies.
   Herbal associations
Web links to groups promoting herbal products.
   Horticultural associations
Web links to horticultural associations promoting gardening education.
   Seed associations
Web links to associations promoting free trade of seeds.
   Landscape architecture associations
Web links to landscape architecture and design associations.
   Invasive plants
Web links to invasive plant associations promoting alien plant abatement work.
   Native plants
Web links to associations promoting plant restoration using native species.
   Professional associations
Index of web links to professional plant associations.

 

Research groups and plant databases

      
   Plant databases
Web links to plant databases
   Bracken research societies
Web links to bracken societies
   Taxonomy and systematics
Web links to plant taxonomy and nomenclature sites
   Weed science societies
Web links to weed science societies
   Herbaria
Web links to Herbaria
   Research groups and plant databases
Index of web links to research groups and plant databases.

 

Arboretum and botanical gardens

      
   Arboretum and botanical gardens of Australia
Web links to arboretum and botanical gardens of Australia
   Arboretum and botanical gardens of Canada
Web links to arboretum and botanical gardens of Canada
   Arboretum and botanical gardens of the UK
Web links to arboretum and botanical gardens of the UK
   Arboretum and botanical gardens of the world
Web links to arboretum and botanical gardens of the world
   Arboretum and botanical gardens of Eastern United States
Web links to arboretum and botanical gardens of Eastern United States
   Arboretum and botanical gardens of New England (United States)
Web links to arboretum and botanical gardens of New England (United States)
   Arboretum and botanical gardens of New York
Web links to arboretum and botanical gardens of New York
   Arboretum and botanical gardens of Pennsylvania
Web links to arboretum and botanical gardens of Pennsylvania
   Arboretum and botanical gardens of Southern United States
Web links to arboretum and botanical gardens of Southern United States
   Arboretum and botanical gardens of Texas
Web links to arboretum and botanical gardens of Texas
   Arboretum and botanical gardens of Florida
Web links to arboretum and botanical gardens of Florida
   Arboretum and botanical gardens of North Carolina and South Carolina
Web links to arboretum and botanical gardens of North Carolina and South Carolina
   Arboretum and botanical gardens of Midwestern United States
Web links to arboretum and botanical gardens of Midwestern United States
   Arboretum and botanical gardens of Michigan and Ohio
Web links to arboretum and botanical gardens of Michigan and Ohio
   Arboretum and botanical gardens of Western United States
Web links to arboretum and botanical gardens of Western United States
   Arboretum and botanical gardens of Arizona
Web links to arboretum and botanical gardens of Arizona
   Arboretum and botanical gardens of Pacific United States
Web links to arboretum and botanical gardens of Pacific United States
   Arboretum and botanical gardens of California
Web links to arboretum and botanical gardens of California
   Arboretum and botanical gardens
Index to web links of arboretum and botanical gardens.

 

Famous estate gardens

      
   Famous gardens of Canada
Web links to famous gardens and estate gardens of Canada.
   Famous gardens of Eastern United States
Web links to famous gardens and estate gardens of Eastern United States.
   Famous gardens of Southern United States
Web links to famous gardens and estate gardens of Southern United States.
   Famous gardens of Midwestern United States
Web links to famous gardens and estate gardens of Midwestern United States.
   Famous gardens of Western United States
Web links to famous gardens and estate gardens of Western United States.
   Famous estate gardens
Index of web links to famous gardens and estate gardens.

 

Botanical societies

      
   Botanical societies of the United Kingdom
Web links to botanical societies of the United Kingdom.
   Botanical societies of the world
Web links to botanical societies of the world.
   Botanical societies of North America
Web links to botanical societies of North America.
   Botanical societies of Eastern United States
Web links to botanical societies of the Eastern United States.
   Botanical societies of Midwestern United States
Web links to botanical societies of the Midwestern United States.
   Botanical societies of Pacific United States
Web links to botanical societies of the Pacific United States.
   Botanical societies
Index of web links to botanical societies.

 

Conservation and restoration groups

      
   Conservation groups of North America
Web links to conservation groups of North America.
   Restoration groups of North America
Web links to restoration groups of North America.
   Preservation groups of North America
Web links to preservation groups of North America.
   Nature education and awareness
Web links to nature education and awareness organizations.
   Biodiversity
Web links to biodiversity organizations.
   Conservation around the world
Web links to conservation and restoration groups of the world.
   Sustainable practices and permaculture
Web links to sustainable practices and permaculture organizations.
   Conservation and restoration groups
Index of web links to conservation and restoration groups.

 

Public agencies

      
   Public agencies in the United States
Public agencies in the United States of interest to the plant enthusiast.
   Public agencies
Index of web links to public agencies.

 

Native plant and wildflower societies

      
   Native plant and wildflower societies of Australia
Web links to native plant and wildflower societies of Australia.
   Native plant and wildflower societies of Canada
Web links to native plant and wildflower societies of the Canada.
   Native plant and wildflower societies of the UK
Web links to native plant and wildflower societies of the United Kingdom.
   Native plant and wildflower societies of North America
Web links to native plant and wildflower societies of North America.
   Native plant and wildflower societies of Eastern United States
Web links to native plant and wildflower societies of Eastern United States.
   Native plant and wildflower societies of Southern United States
Web links to native plant and wildflower societies of Southern United States.
   Native plant and wildflower societies of Midwestern United States
Web links to native plant and wildflower societies of Midwestern United States.
   Native plant and wildflower societies of Western United States
Web links to native plant and wildflower societies of Western United States.
   Native plant and wildflower societies
Index of web links to native plant and wildflower societies.

 

Software for plant related disciplines

      
   CD's with collections of plant photographs
With today's easy to use digital cameras, everyone can have their own online photo gallery.    Here is a collection of compact disks with plant photographs.
   Horticultural reference databases
Compact disks with databases of plant distribution, growing conditions, and habits.
   Software to label your plants
The only difference between a hobbyist's garden and a garden that people stop and notice, is the use of accurate and easy-to-read labels.
   Garden planning, modeling and simulation software
Planning a garden on paper or using today's gardening software can be fun when you're trapped inside on a winter day.  Here is a list of some of today's popular "instant garden" software.
   Software for phylogeny and cladistics
Today's research into genetics is rewriting both the history and the classification of plants.  The higher taxonomic ranks of class, order, family and tribe are losing their centuries old meaning as we learn more about the history of the tree of life.
   Software for plant systematics
Software for plant systematics and identification using keys. Systematics is the classification of living organisms and the evolutionary relationships among them.
   Software to organize your plant collection
Recording data and capturing pictures of personal plant collections is a common passion among enthusiasts specializing in one plant family or one geographic region.
   Gardening journal software
If you like recording daily tasks and work performed, you'll find some software below that can help you keep an electronic diary.
   Landscape design software
Landscape design requires knowledge of local climate, native plants, and the possibilities for trees, shrubs, and flowers suitable for a client's space.
   Software for translation of Latin to English
Understanding botanical Latin can make gardening more enjoyable.
   Reference tools for plant enthusiasts
The World Wide Web has made the entire process of finding and using good reference material a snap.
   Biodiversity management software
Biological diversity and collection management software.
   Software for plant related disciplines
Index to plant software for collections, research, cladistics, photographs, biodiversity, and more.

 

Cognoscere Plantae

      
   Focus on natural dyes
The traditional art of dyeing has been practiced for centuries.  Every good homemaker knew the basic principles of dyeing and most had a working knowledge of the local plants that could be used to create attractive colors on linen, silk and wool.
   Cognoscere Plantae
Index Encyclicus Cognoscere Plantae

Last reviewed October 31, 2004   

 

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