Botany plants. Botany branch of biology that deals with the study of plants including their structure properties and biochemical processes. A botanist plant scientist or phytologist is a scientist who specialises in this field. Algae fungi lichens mosses ferns conifers and flowering plants.
Botany 2019 in tucson arizona july 27 31 2019 6 participating societies over 1000 plant scientists and students from over 35 countries. Also included are plant classification and the study of plant diseases and of interactions with the environmentthe principles and findings of botany have provided the base for such applied sciences as agriculture horticulture and forestry. By this definition plants include.
Plants to most people means a wide range of living organisms from the smallest bacteria to the largest living things the giant sequoia trees. Botany is the scientific study of plants. The word botany like many the names of many other scientific studies comes from ancient greek botan a word that has multiple meanings including pasture or fodder.
You can then follow the link to the appropriate web page for more information and illustrations pertaining to the plant being sought. We are a leading society dedicated to botany and its future.