|Objectives for this part of
the lab are to:
□ study plants used for food, fiber, medicine, dyes, timber, ornament, or religious purposes
□ review major families and genera of useful plants
□ review characters of monocots, dicots, and gymnosperms
□ be able to identify selected plants by common and scientific name and family, and to name the area of origin and the plant part used
□ gain an appreciation for plants which provide more than one product
□ We will be walking on campus. Wear sun screen if you need to
□ The greenhouse floor may be wet or slippery. Watch your step.
□ Do not eat or taste anything unless specifically instructed to do so. The TAMU collection includes poisonous plants.
□ The greenhouse has two cats. Both are friendly, but do not tease them. If you are allergic to cats, inform your instructor and we will try to keep the kitties from loving on you. If they are are inside when you visit, please do not let them out.