These are just a few Resources that I use and will be adding to this list.

  • Bailey, L.H. and Ethel Zoe. Hortus Third: A Concise Dictionary of Plants Cultivated in the United States and Canada 1st Edition. 1972
  • Bernhardt, Peter. The Roses Kiss, A Natural History of Flowers. 1999
  • Eastman, John Swamp and Bog.1995
  • Gleason a Cronquist Manual of Vascular Plants of Northeastern U. S. and Adjacent Canada. 1998
  • Gracie, Carol. Spring Wildflowers of the Northeast. 2012
  • Harris, James G. and Melinda. Plant Identification Terminology: An Illustrated Glossary. 1954
  • Lawrence, George. An Introduction to Plant Taxonomy by George Lawrence, illustrations by Marion Ruff Sheehan, 1955.
  • Zomlefer, Wendy B. Flowering Plant Families. 1994.


  • Go Botany: New England Wildflower Society
  • Flora of North America
  • Illinois Wildflowers
  • Delta – DEscription Language for TAxonomy
  • Historic Plant Illustrations
  • World Weeds


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