The first international "Fascination of Plants Day" (May 18th 2012) will be launched under the umbrella of the European Plant Science Organisation. The goal of this activity is to get as many people as possible around the world fascinated by plants and enthused about the importance of plant science. vifabio is supporting this campaign by collecting the most important internet sources together for you.
You will find more biological web resources in our Internet Guide - a catalogue of annotated and evaluated internet sites.
The Special Collections of Wageningen UR Library has among others an international collection of approximately 35.000 catalogues of nurseries specialised in ornamental plants, bulbs and trees. Also catalogues on fruit, vegetables and agricultural crops and seeds are available. Besides a large collection of catalogues from the Netherlands and other European countries, there are also collections from South-Africa, New-Zealand, Australia, North and South America, Japan and other non-European countries. These catalogues are valuable for historical plant research on (agro)cultural biodiversity, the history of plant breeding and for the reconstruction of contemporary planting in historic gardens and parks. The collection consists of two parts. The oldest and rarest nursery catalogues from 1612 onwards are described and placed among our book collections. The majority is a separte collection described as serial publications by nursery companies. Both can be found together in the Special Collections Catalogue. ... [Information of the supplier]
This is a supplement to the Cornell Gardening resources website, and provides Growing Guides and factsheets for flowers and vegetables, as well as tips and techniques for home lawn care. [Information of the supplier, modified]
NParks FloraWeb has been created to cater to the growing horticultural awareness and interest amongst people in Singapore in acquiring more information on plants. This plant database aims to be the source of reference for all who are interested in horticulture and landscaping - ranging from novice gardeners and students to keen enthusiasts and professionals in the field. Originally based on the information compiled in our popular publication '1001 Garden Plants in Singapore', the content available in NParks FloraWeb is mainly pictorial, with brief information represented by icons that describe plant characteristics, growth requirements, uses and so on. ... [Information of the supplier]
The Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection is located at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and consists of over 200,000 American and foreign catalogs. The earliest catalogs date from the late 1700s, but the collection is strongest from the 1890s to the present. The online collection at the Internet Archive features selected catalogs from American nursery companies. ... [Information of the supplier, modified]
We are pleased to announce the 25th International Eucarpia Symposium - Ornamentals Section which will take place on 28 June – 2 July, 2015 at the Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research (ILVO) in Melle, Belgium, close to Ghent. "Crossing borders", the central theme of the symposium, expresses our intention to go beyond traditional ornamental plant breeding. Recent boosts in fundamental knowledge offers opportunities for ornamentals. Interaction and discussion between plant breeders and scientists create new ideas. ... [Information of the supplier]
The European Association for Research on Plant Breeding (EUCARPIA), the International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS) and the Erfurt Research Centre for Horticultural Crops of the Erfurt University of Applied Sciences cordially invite you to participate in 26th International EUCARPIA Symposium Section Ornamentals: EDITING NOVELTY. We welcome everyone engaged in basic and applied research and teaching, in cultivation and production or in public services related to breeding, growth and product quality of ornamentals. The 26th International EUCARPIA Symposium Section Ornamentals will be held on September 1-4, 2019 at the Erfurt University of Applied Sciences in Erfurt (Germany). Erfurt is a charming, historical city, the capital of the Free State of Thuringia, and located close to cities like Weimar and Jena, famous for their cultural and scientific heritage since centuries. ... [Information of the supplier]
Die Pflanzen-Links auf diesen Seiten gehören in den Rahmen einer umfangreichen Linksammlung der Staatlichen Fachschule für Agrarwirtschaft im Agrarbildungszentrum Landshut-Schönbrunn. Nichtsdestotrotz bieten die Links auch allgemein-biologisch Interessierten einige nützliche und anwendungsbezogene Verweise ins Web. Die Links sind thematischen Unterkategorien zugeordnet und recht umfangreich und aktuell gehalten. ... [Redaktion vifabio]
Aboca Bibliotheca Antiqua allows you to consult online rare and precious ancient volumes containing marvelous plates depicting a wide array of the most utilized herbal medicinals. Our indexes let you list the books by Title, Author or Subject. [Information of the supplier]
On the following pages you will learn something about my work with terrestrial orchids. My main interest lies in the culture and propagation of native orchids, and orchids from other cool-temperate and Mediterranean regions. Here, I have described mainly my own experiences and give an overview as well as typical examples. As presented here, it works for me, but of course I know that other people with other methods and procedures also cultivate and propagate terrestrial orchids successfully. ... [Information of the supplier, translated]
Wageningen UR Library has an unique collection of historical and recent literature on the tulip. Wageningen University and Research Centre produces modern scientific and practical knowledge about tulips. This site is developed by Wageningen UR Library to make both available for the general public. [Information of the supplier]