Form and Function in Plants


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Ray F. Evert and Susan E. Eichhorn. 2012. Raven Biology of Plants. 8th Edition. (You may use previous editions, but you are responsible for any changes that were made in the eighth edition.)


The syllabus is available here and on Blackboard. You may also need the Study group meeting roster and Study group exam roster.

My Plant Project

Photosynthesis matrix for iêclicker questions

PDF and Microsoft Word.

Blackboard page

The Blackboard page will be used to distribute documents and grades.

PowerPoint presentations

All presentations are available as .pdf on the Blackboard site, and .pptx here (requires login) Viewing these requires Acrobat Reader, and either PowerPoint or the PowerPoint viewer, respectively.

Other information

  • Tree Walk may be helpful for My Plant Project

Catalog Description

BOT 201/201L Form and Function in Plants (3/1) Fall, Spring
The interplay of the physiology of seed plants with their anatomy and morphology. The anatomical and physiological bases of development, growth regulation, water relations, reproduction, food production and transport. 3 lectures/problem-solving, 1 three-hour laboratory. Prerequisites: BOT 124/124L, BIO 115/115A/115L, or the series of BIO 121/121L, BIO 122/122L and BIO 123/123L.