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Information on the basics of Economic Botany

 

 

                      PLANTS OF ECONOMIC OR AESTHETIC IMPORTANCE 1

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Plants of American Origin

 

Nature of Plant Substances

 

Scientific & Common Names

 

Common Names

 

Major Categories

 

NAMES Of Plants & Available Photos

 

Mycology (Fungi, etc.)

 

List of Illustrations

Citations

                                                                 

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Alphabetical Index

 

Industrial Plants & Plant Products

     Essential Oils

     Fatty Oils & Waxes

     Fibers & Fiber Plants

     Forest Products:  Wood & Cork

     Forest Resources

     Gums & Resins

     Rubber and Other Latex Products

     Sugars, Starches & Cellulose Products

     Tanning, Dye & Processing Materials

  

Drugs from Plants

     Medicinal Plants

     Smoking & Chewing Products

     Plisoneous Plants

 

Ornamental Plants

     Aloes

     Agaves

     Bromeliads & Orchids

     Cacti & Other Desert Plants

     Ground Covers

     Shrubs, Flowers, Vines

     Trees

     Yuccas

 

 

 

 

 


Plants Used for Food

      History of Food Plants                           

      Legumes & Nuts & Seeds

      Major Cereals

      Minor Cereals & Small Grains

      Forage (For Animals)

      Fruits of Temperate Regions

      Fruits of Tropical & Subtropical Regions

      Vegetables

    

Plants Used With Foods

     Beverage Plants and Beverages

     Spices and Other Flavoring Substances

 

Wild Flowering & Native Plants

 

       Africa

       Australia

       Europe

       North America

       Pacific Islands

       South & Central America

 

 Arboretums & Parks (California)

 

  Scientific Names      Bibliography

 

 

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1. --The format of A. F. Hill (1952) has been largely adopted to categorize the various groups.

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