Current plant names?
David W Wheat
Agblade at world.std.com
Fri Sep 9 10:22:33 EST 1994
If the plant you are looking for is not an Angiosperm, gopher to the
Missouri Botanic Garden at mobot.mobot.org and look in their database
for the Flora North America project. You can see the information on
gymnosperms, but angiosperms aren't available yet. It's a great
Next best: Call a professor of plant systematics, (e.g. J.L.Reveal in
the department of Botany, U. Md., College Park, phone 301-545-0100.)
That person will have the latest references on hand and can answer
specific questions (Dr. Reveal is at a land-grant school and answers
questions for a living) or at least refer you to the right sources.
dwheat at mcimail.com
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