TROPICAL PLANT DATABASE
Collection of Tropical Plant Resources
Did you know that two thirds of the Earth’s plant species are found in tropical rainforests?
These plants are not only attractive due to their luscious green foliage and exotic look, but they’re also used in many areas of production, including fruit, coffee, cocoa, rubber, dyes, rice, wood, and gums. Also, many medicines we use are derived from tropical plants.
If you’d like to learn more about these fascinating plants, browse our collection of identification guides and glossaries, along with facts and activities for kids. By Hawaiian Shirts Online