There are many valuable resources on the web. Below are just a few sites that Mt. Cuba Center staff find useful. (These links should open in a new window)
University of North Carolina Herbarium
The Flora of Carolinas, Virginia, and Georgia, Northern Florida, and Surrounding Areas by Alan S. Weakley in a downloadable format.
Flora of North America
The current list of completed on-line volumes for the Flora of North America.
USDA Plants Database
United States Department of Agriculture, National Resources Conservation Service web site providing standardized information about the vascular plants, mosses, liverworts, hornworts, and lichens of the U.S. and its territories.
NatureServe Explorer provides an array of information about the conservation status, taxonomy, distribution, life history, and habitat requirements of the species and ecological communities it covers.
The Pennsylvania Flora Project
The Pennsylvania Flora Project is maintained by the Morris Arboretum and features botanical information in both a searchable and downloadable format.
Southeastern Flora is an online resource to assist with the identification of native or naturalized wildflowers found in the southeastern United States.
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Bibliography
A searchable bibliography compiled by the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Library & Archive.
Connecticut Botanical Society
Information developed by the Connecticut Botanical Society on wildflowers, wildflower identification, native plant gardening and more.
Flora of Virginia
This is the site for the digital Atlas of the Virginia Flora that continues to be updated as new information is incorporated.
The South Carolina Plant Atlas
The South Carolina Plant Atlas showing county by county plant distribution.
Provides users with useful information to identify plants found growing in the wild in Alabama.
Images of Delaware native wildflowers and links to information on other data bases.
University of Georgia Publications
Searchable site for horticultural publications from the University of Georgia.
The Pennsylvania Native Plant Society
A website with links to resources and events for the Pennsylvania Native Plant Society.