Plant Reference

Botanic Guru plant reference presents a quick pictorial and name index reference to plants. The pictorial reference arrange the plants first according to their growth habits, then followed by their scientific names in alphabetical orders. There is also a taxonomy reference that can be used to search the same plant according to its major group, follows by division, family and species. The index reference allows the user to sort the index table by family, scientific names, common names, Malay and Chinese names. There is also a Chinese name index that follows the pinyin pronunciation for those who wish to find the plants which is only known to them in Chinese.

Scientific names (also known as botanical names for plants) rather than common names are given more emphasis as the former is the worldwide system for communicating identity of plants and animals.