Websites with photos and information about plants and trees in the U.K.
Photos and Info About Plants and Trees
Description: Photo files, facts and information about the wild flowers, trees, fungi, lichens and other plantlife found in the British Isles.
Description: Sussex based professional tree surgeons. For every tree they remove from gardens they offer to plant a native tree whip free of charge.
Description: Britain's only national membership charity dedicated exclusively to conserving all forms of wild plants in their natural habitats. Plantlife carries out plant species and habitat conservation, owns and manages nature reserves, campaigns, and raises awareness through education. Address: 14 Rollestone Street, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 1DX. Tel: +44 (0)1722 342730.
The Woodland Trust
Description: The UK's leading conservation charity dedicated to the protection of our native woodland heritage. Address: Autumn Park, Dysart Road, Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG31 6LL. Tel: +44 (0)1476 581111.
Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew
Description: Throughout its history, the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, has made important contributions to increasing the understanding of the plant kingdom with many benefits for mankind. With its collections of living and preserved plants, of plant products and of botanical information, it forms an encyclopaedia of knowledge about the plant kingdom.
British Plant Gall Society
Description: Encourages and co-ordinates the study of plant galls (Cecidology), with particular reference to the British Isles.
The Botanical Society of the British Isles
Description: The major source of information on the status and distribution of British and Irish flowering plants and ferns. This information, which is gathered through a network of county recorders, is the basis for plant atlases and publications on rare and scarce species and is vital to botanical conservation.
The British Pteridological Society
Description: Here you can find out about the BPS and its activities along with information about Ferns and other Pteridophytes.
Plants for a Future
A resource centre for rare and unusual plants, particularly those which have edible, medicinal or other uses.
Trees for Life
Description: A Scottish conservation charity dedicated to the regeneration and restoration of the Caledonian Forest in the Highlands of Scotland.