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The Virtual Botanic Garden hosts a collection of 2441 botanical taxa (generally species, but in some cases down to subspecies, varieties or forma) of the Plantae, Fungi and Chromista kingdoms. Each taxon is presented with its hierarchical position and illustrated with pictures (total of 10965). Synonyms, links and literature references are given in most cases.

Newest additions to the database

Helleborus niger Anoda cristata Ziziphus joazeiro Helichrysum bracteatum Torenia concolor
Helleborus niger Anoda cristata Ziziphus joazeiro Helichrysum bracteatum Torenia concolor

Latest revised species

Smilax aspera Begonia grandis Ipomoea pileata Senecio leucanthemifolius Asphodelus ramosus
Smilax aspera Begonia grandis Ipomoea pileata Senecio leucanthemifolius ssp. vernalis Asphodelus ramosus