About 75+ books on different topics of plant science have been added here. The books have been collected by Plantlet’s Library Team from some free e-book websites available on the internet. Hope you are benefitted. Enjoy & Thank You.


Subject Book Author/Editor Edition Year
Marine Biology
Phycology R. E. Lee 4th
Algal Culturing Techniques Robert A. Andersen 2005
The Blue-Green Algae Fogg & Stewart 1973
Freshwater Algae of North America: Ecology & Classification Wehr & Sheath 2003
Freshwater Algae: Identification & Use as Bioindicators Bellinger & Sigee 2010
Freshwater Algae of North America: Ecology & Classification Wehr, Sheath & Kociolek 3rd
The Diatom world Seckbach & Kociolek 2011
An Introduction to the Microscopical Study of Diatoms McLaughlin 2012
Marine Biology Castro & Huber 2015
Anatomy Plant Anatomy: An Applied Approach Cutler, Botha, Wm, Stevenson 2008
Economic Botany
Medicinal Botany
Economic Botany: Principles & Practices G. E. Wickens 1st
Medicinal Plants of Bangladesh & West Bengal Wiart & Christophe 2019
World Spice Plants Seidemann 2005
Fundamentals of Biochemistry J. L. Jain 2004
General, Organic & Biochemistry Denniston 4th
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology of Plants Buchanan, Gruissem & Jones 2nd
Biodiversity  Biodiversity and Conservation (Routledge Introductions to Environment) Michael Jeffries 2nd 2006
Fundamentals of Biostatistics Bernard Rosner 8th
Mahajan’s Methods in Biostatistics Arun Bhadra 8th
Tissue culture
Crop improvement
Plant Tissue Culture: Applications & Limitations S. S. Bhojwani 1990
Plant Tissue Culture: Theory & Practice Bhojwani & Razdan 1996
Experiments in Plant Tissue Culture Dodds & Roberts 2nd
Plant Cell, Tissue and Organ Culture: Fundamental Methods Gamborg & Phillips 1st
Genetic Preservation of Plant Cells In Vitro Grout 1st
In Vitro Culture of Higher Plants Pierik 1997
Bryophyta O. P. Sharma 2014
Mosses & Other Bryophytes (Illustrated Book) Bill & Nancy 2000
Introduction to Bryophytes Vanderpoorten & Goffinet 2009
Cell Biology
Cell & Molecular Biology: Concepts & Experiments Gerald Karp 7th
Cell & Molecular Biology: Concepts & Experiments Gerald Karp 6th
Molecular Biology of Plant Tumors Kahl & Schell 1982
Molecular Biology of the Cell Bruce Alberts 6th
Climate Change
Climate Change 2007 – The Physical Science Basis IPCC 2007
Controlling Climate Change Bert Metz 1st 2010
Principles of Terrestrial Ecosystem Ecology Chapin et al 2nd
Environmental Physiology of Plants Fitter & Hay 3rd 2001
Plant Physiological Ecology Lambers & Oliveira 3rd 2019
Environmental Science: Working with the Earth Miller 11th 2005
Biology of Halophytes Yoav Waisel 1972
Plant Ecology E. D. Schulze 1st
Functional Plant Ecology Pugnaire & Valladares 2nd
The Hidden Life of Trees Wohlleben & Flannery 2016
Ecology: From Individuals to Ecosystem Begon, Townsend & Harper 4th 2006
Ecology & Environment Bhargabha & others 2019
Environmental & Pollution Science Pepper, Gerba & Brusseau 2nd 2006
Autecology: Organisms, Interactions & Environmental Dynamics Walter & Hengeveld 2014
Embryology An Embryology of Angiosperm P. Maheshwari 1950
The Selfish Gene Richard Dawkins 3rd
The Origin of Species Charles Darwin 1995
The Ancestor’s Tale Richard Dawkins 2015




Introduction to Fungi Webster & Weber 3rd
The Kingdom of Fungi (Illustrated Book) Jens H. Petersen
Plant Pathology: Concepts & Laboratory Exercises Trigiano, Mark, Windham 1st
Introductory Mycology C.J. Alexopoulos 3rd 1979
Plant Pathology George N. Agrios 5th
Plant Pathology Santosh Mehrotra 3rd 2017
Plant Pathology & Plant Pathogens John A. Lucas 3rd 1988
Concise Encyclopedia of Plant Pathology P. Vidhyasekaran 2004
Plant Pathology (Review) Christian Joseph R. Cumagun 2012
Introduction to Plant Pathology Richard N. Strange 2003

Color Atlas of Genetics Eberhard Passarge 3rd
Principles of Genetics Snustad & Simmons 6th
Genes VIII Benjamin Lewin 2004
Molecular Biology of the Gene J. M. Watson 5th
Genomes 3 T. A. Brown 3rd
Gene Cloning & DNA Analysis: An Introduction T. A. Brown 6th
Genetics: Principles & Analysis Hartl & Jones 4th
Genetics: A Conceptual Approach Benjamin A. Pierce
Lewin’s Genes XI Krebs, Goldstein & Kilpatrick 11th
Lewin’s Genes XII Krebs, Goldstein & Kilpatrick 2018
Principles of Genetics Snustad & Simmons 6th
Principles of Genome Analysis & Genomics Primrose & Twyman 3rd 2003
Principle of Gene Manipulation & Genomics Primrose & Twyman 7th
The Gymnosperms Biswas, Chhaya, Johri, B.M. 1997 (?)
An introduction to Gymnosperms, Cycas, and Cycadales Pant, D.D. & Osborne 2002


Alcamo’s Fundamentals of Microbiology Pommerville 8th
Alcamo’s Fundamentals of Microbiology Pommerville 9th
A Textbook of Plant Virus Diseases K. M. Smith 3rd
Microbiological Applications: Laboratory Manual in General Microbiology Benson 8th
Microbiology: An Introduction Tortora, Funke & Case 12th
Fundamentals of Microbiology Martin Frobisher 6th 1957
Plant Virus Evolution M. J. Roossinck 2007
Paleobotany: The Biology & Evolution of Fossil Plants Taylor, Taylor & Krings 2nd 2008
An Introduction to Paleobotany Chester A. Arnold 2007
Vascular Plants & Paleobotany Globig & Stewart 2011
Physiology Introduction to Plant Physiology Hopkins & Huner 4th
Plant Physiology & Development Taiz & Zeiger 6th
Plant Physiology Taiz & Zeiger 5th
Plant Physiology, Development & Metabolism  Bhatla & Lal 2018
Pteridophyta Botany for Degree Students (Pteridophyta) Vashishta 2006
Plant Taxonomy O. P. Sharma 2nd
Flowering Plants Takhtajan 2nd
Green Plants: Their Origin & Diversity Bell & Hemsley 2nd
Vascular Plant Systematic Radford

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Plantlet Library Team

Abulais Shomrat, B.S. Hons, Department of Botany, University of Dhaka
Ferdous Ahamad Opi, B.S. Hons, Department of Botany, University of Dhaka