About the textbook
Welcome to Plants in Action. This on-line text book, produced by the Australian and New Zealand societies of plant sciences, makes high-quality, cutting-edge, peer-reviewed research freely available to users across the world.
Edition 2, Plants in Action. You are now on the home page of Edition 2. Eight of the original twenty chapters have been fully revised, as shown on the navigation panel at left.
Edition 1, Plants in Action is also available free and on-line at http://plantsinaction.science.uq.edu.au/edition1. Twenty chapters provide over a thousand illustrations designed for teaching that are easily downloaded.
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