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Plant Production and Gardening

Farmers and gardeners grow crops, plants, vines, or trees in home gardens, farms, orchards, groves, greenhouses, and nurseries.  On this page, find curated resources and information available from NAL on gardening, growing specialty crops, seeds, and plant breeding.

Key Tools and Products

Organic Roots Collection

The documents in this NAL digital collection were specifically chosen for their relevance to today’s sustainable and organic farmers.

Terrestrial Invasive Plants

NAL's National Invasive Species Information Center (NISIC) provides species profiles on non-native plants  that grow in non-aquatic habitats.

Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases


Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical databases facilitate plant, chemical, bioactivity, and ethnobotany searches.

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