To provide educational information to the public on biologically related topics, as well as to be a source of biological images for personal and non-commercial use.

Note: the content on this site is in the process of being moved to a different domain: .  The new site uses permanent image URIs which serve as globally unique identifiers (GUIDs) for the images.  All images there have been geolocated and grouped by the individual plant.  The new site is also more friendly to mobile devices.  For more information and to check out the new site, go to

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Last updated: 2011 December 2

There are now 10286 images in the database.
1009 species are represented (957 plant, 52 animal).

As of 2011 Dec 1, 3.8 million first time visitors since 2004 April
As of 2008 June 26, more than 10 000 images and 1000 species represented