The study of plants and plant life.

The scientific study of plants, including their structure, physiology, genetics, molecular/cellular biology, ecology, distribution, classification, evolution, and economic importance.

This tag is intended for questions about plants; i.e. pertaining to any of the angiosperms, gymnosperms, bryophytes, pteridophytes (ferns + allies), and algae.

Botany is a fairly broad tag, so more precise tags should be used in conjunction with this tag. Commonly paired tags include:

Botany can also be paired with other broad fields of study including:

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