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Plants are multicellular organisms in the taxonomic kingdom Plantae and can be found all over the world. Plants are sometimes chosen for horticulture based on an attractive appearance or because they produce edible fruits, while others are typically found only in outdoor, wild environments. Use Wolfram|Alpha to explore the diversity of plants from small green-leafed species to large woody trees. Discover which plants produce flowers or fruit and which do not.


Reference plants by common name or scientific name.

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Tree Growth

Specify the species along with the location and/or age to obtain height and diameter data for that species of tree.

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Properties of Plants

Explore the taxonomy of plants as well as a number of physical properties.

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Determine the geographic distribution of a plant:

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