Horticultural/Botanical Links

I studied for RHS level 2 and 3 qualifications in Horticulture and these are some websites I found very useful for background information:

The Seed Sitehttp://theseedsite.co.uk  ….. Great for IDs


Jekkapediahttps://www.jekkas.com/collections/jekkapedia … Jekka McVicar’s online version of ‘Living Book of Herbs’ with 400+ detailed descriptions.

Roger Phillips Mushroom identificationhttp://www.rogersmushrooms.com/

Wild flowers of the British Isleshttp://www.ukwildflowers.com/ … also covers butterflies

Wild flowers of the UKhttps://wildflowerfinder.org.uk/searchable by colour, month, habitat, number of petals, flower symmetry etc

Seasonal Wild Flowers  – http://www.seasonalwildflowers.com/  … A month by month look at flowers found in the countryside, UK

BBC Gardeninghttp://www.bbc.co.uk/gardening

BBC bitesize revision & testshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/biology/

Gardeners World – magazinehttp://www.gardenersworld.com

Forestry Commissionhttp://www.forestry.gov.uk

Trees and Shrubs onlinehttps://www.treesandshrubsonline.org/

British Treeshttp://www.british-trees.com

Grow Fruit & Veg Maghttp://growfruitandveg.co.uk//

Gardening Whichhttp://www.which.co.uk/gardeningwhich

Green Gardener productshttp://www.greengardener.co.uk

National Plant Collectionshttp://www.nccpg.com

Plantlife http://www.plantlife.org.uk/

Bayer weed identification chart http://www.bayercropscience.co.uk/your-crop/crop-diseases,-weeds-and-pests/

Edible Wild Foodhttps://www.ediblewildfood.com/ … US and Canadian resource

Oregon State – Botanyhttp://extension.oregonstate.edu/mg/botany

North Carolina – Horticulturehttp://www.ces.ncsu.edu/depts/hort

Gardening Community Forumhttp://davesgarden.com



2 Responses to Horticultural/Botanical Links

  1. Valeria says:

    Any place where I can get information about organic fertilizers ?

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