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Recommended books, videos, journals, and websites for plant and plant conservation information.
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Poisonous & Medicinal Plants : SDZG Library Resources

These books and journals can be found at the SDZG Library or website and are a good starting point for your research. Find more through the Library Catalog and Journals Catalog.


Amazonian ethnobotanical dictionary
By James Alan Duke
Call no. QK98.4 .D85 1994 REF

Common poisonous plants and mushrooms of North America
By Nancy J. Turner
Call no. QK100 .T87 1991 MAIN

Ethnobotany and conservation of biocultural diversity
By Thomas J.S. Carlson
Call no. QK99 .E84 2004 MAIN

Handbook of poisonous and injurious plants
By Lewis Nelson
Call no. QK100 .N45 2006 MAIN

International poisonous plants checklist: an evidence-based reference
By Jesse D. Wagstaff
Call no. QK100 .W34 2008 MAIN

Native American ethnobotany
By Daniel E. Moerman
Call no. QK98.4 .M66 1998 MAIN

Poisonous plants of California
By Thomas C. Fuller
Call no. QK100 .C36 F968 1986 MAIN


American Journal of Botany
Economic Botany
International Journal of Poisonous Plant Research (IJPPR)




    • FDA Poisonous Plant Database - Provides references to the scientific literature describing studies of the toxic properties and effects of plants and plant parts.

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