Match the photographs of common plants to their correct botanic name
The resources and learning activities provided for this wiki page will provide the learner with the tools to identify , label and present common trees shrubs and climbers
This American plant image gallery includes photos of trees, shrubs, and climbers. Using the common name index or scientific name index , list 10 trees, 10 shrubs and 5 climbers that you have seen growing in New Zealand.
What is a tree ?
A tree can be described as a large woody plant with a single main stem or trunk that will exceed 4 meters in height ; using your favourite resource write and cite a similar definition for " What is a tree ? "
What is a shrub?
A shrub can be described as a woody plant with many stems which is usually shorter than 4 meters in height ; using your favourite resource write and cite a similar definition for " What is a shrub ? "
What is a climber?
A climber can be described as a plant with flexible stems or specialised structures like tendrils which can use other structures for support ; using your favourite resource write and cite a similar definition for " What is a climber ? "
- http://www.noble.org/webapps/plantimagegallery/Woodies.aspx - American plant image gallery
List some really great books for plant id here. Add some good links here. Add example plant id projects here - how did the ones that Leigh and I scanned work out?We have permission to use these but student now lives in Taiwan,how can we secure this agreeement? Is verbal enough? Or should we send him consent release form to sign? Change the name of this activity page to something like Trees shrubs and climbers - there's nothing common about them... or whatever