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Economic Botany Lecture Notes

  

Economic Botany Lecture Notes

Economic Botany Lecture Notes

The objective of this note is to provide a knowledge of basic botany, teach specific information about economically important plants, and instill skills in critically researching a topic on an economically important plant. Topics covered includes: plant morphology and taxonomy, Plant anatomy and physiology, Plant anatomy, Vegetable plants, Flowering plants, Spices, Herbs; Essential oils, fragrances, perfumes, Genetics; plant breeding, cultivars, Cereal grains, Alcoholic beverages, Gordon Biersch Brewery, Fiber plants,Medicinal plants.

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