Plant Morphology: An Activity Program

An introductory program for use in Therapeutic Recreation, Horticultural Therapy, Adult Education, and Youth Activities

This is a project currently underway. Please contact us at botanistae06492 (at) if you would like to be alerted to our progress.

The material will be presented in two parts:

 Part One: Exploring the growth and form of plants:  a six-week syllabus for beginner botanists of all ages

 Part Two: Four botanical activities

Each part will include options for different ability levels.

Co-authored by Alan Eddy and Natalie Howe.

Each topic in Part One will contain:

Botany Lessons
Brief explanations about the growth and form of plants, with botany trivia, bonus material, tables, and pie charts.

Group inquiries, group activities, and inter-generational activities.

Part Two will be entirely centered around activities and drawing lessons.

Additional resources for instructors and independent study use, including photographs and graphics, will be available online.