Presents the distinguishing characteristics of the members of the phylum.
Offers information and links to resources on the phylum for educators and researchers.
Discusses the differences between plesiomorphic and apomorphic members of the flowering plants.
Flowering Plant Diversity
Offers a discussion on the various members of the phylum. With illustrations, pictures and links to related sites.
Origin of Angiosperms
Discusses the developments behind the study of the early history of the flowering plants.
Origin of the Angiosperm Carpel and Stamen
Presents a paper on the evolution of flowering plants following the discovery of a fossil. By Bruce Cornet. The full title of the paper is "A New Gnetophyte from the Late Carnian (Late Triassic) of Texas and its Bearing on the Origin of the Angiosperm Carpel and Stamen.".
Describes the unique features, diversity and reproductive characteristics of the flowering plants. With links to images.
Seed Biology SeedID
Presents access to images under the project of the Ohio State University Department of Horticulture and Crop Science.
Tree of Life Angiosperms
Presents an overview of the flowering plants. Includes distinguishing features and phylogenic relationships.