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Plants

Brianna Lummerding kneeling by a plastic hoop in a grassy field collecting samples

Brianna Lummerding

Career Profiles

Agronomic Innovation Manager

I look after all things related to soil management for a group of retailers.
Cornfield in Ontario

Let's Talk Food Resources

Backgrounders

Discover a set of resources curated to get you ready to discuss sustainable agriculture and food security.

A variety of plants

Parts of a Plant

Backgrounders

What are the main parts of plants and what functions do these parts serve for plants?

Soil and plant in hands

Experiment with plants!

STEM Explained

List of hand-on activities connected to plants

Aira Villaneuva

Aira Fusilero Villanueva

Founder E-Waste Recycling

Maturation of tomato fruit

The Life Cycle of a Tomato Plant

Backgrounders

Learn about the pollination, fertilization, germination and growth of tomato plants.

Water droplets on a leaf

Needs of Plants

Backgrounders

Plants have specific needs - light, air, water, nutrients, and space - to survive and reproduce.

Seed-producing plants

Seed Dispersal

Lessons

Students develop and apply the skills of observing, comparing, contrasting, sorting and classifying, to investigate how seeds move from place to place.

Life cycle of strawberry plant

Plant Life Cycle

Lessons

Students develop and apply the skills of observing, comparing & contrasting, and communicating as they explore life cycles of familiar plants.

Seed Germinating

Plants: Germination

Picture Collections

6 images of some seedlings sprouting as one of the stages towards full plant growth

Early Stages Of Plant Growth

Plants: Growth

Picture Collections

10 images showing some stages of plant growth from planting to sprouts growing to harvesting

Plants: Human Use

Plants: Human Use

Picture Collections

15 images of some products created by humans and are made from plants such as shelter, food and clothing

Plant

Plants: Parts

Picture Collections

12 images of some major parts of plants such as stems, roots, flowers and leaves

Fennel Seeds

Plants: Seeds

Picture Collections

6 images of some seeds which are the fertilized part of a plant used for germinating new plants such as fennel, kiwis and pumpkins

Bay Leaf

Plants: Leaves

Picture Collections

15 images of some shapes and colours of plant leaves such as shamrocks, purple beech tree leaves and Japanese Maple tree leaves.