Research and Resources - Botany

(The Lloyd Library and Museum does not endorse any of these particular sources, but merely provides a link to some potentially useful information for the public)

AoB Plants

Biodiversity Heritage Library (you may search BHL for links to Lloyd Library and other related pubilcations)

Botanical Research Institute of Texas (BRIT)

Botanical Society of America - Ohio References (a free web-based encyclopedia of historical botanical literature and authors from the Missouri Botanical Garden Library)

Botany Encyclopedia of Plants and Gardening

Brooklyn Botanic Garden - Botany and Plant Biology

Flora Finder (includes link to database, how to use it and information on Dr. E. Lucy Braun and the Lucy Braun Challenge 2012)

Fungal Planet

Germplasm Resources Information Network

Green Pharmacy

Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation

The Huntington Botanical Gardens

Index Nominum Genericorum (Plantarum)

Integrated Taxonomic Information System

The International Herb Association

The International Plant Names Index

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

The Linnaen Society

Missouri Botanical Garden

Morton Arboretum plant database

New York Botanical Garden

The OSU Herbarium Specimen Database

Plant Explorer

Plant Illustrations

Plant Information Online

Plants for a Future

Species 2000

The Plant List (this site can be edited by site visitors and therefore is questionably reliable. Use with caution and confirm with another source if necessary)

United Plant Savers

USDA Plants Database