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 arlo
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Can anyone recommend a good website or book for identifying Portuguese plants (and trees if possible).

I'm looking for something that has good keying (eg find a plant by leaf shape, flowering time, etc) and covers wild plants ('weeds') not garden plants.

Something similar to Keble-Martin's UK plants would be best.

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Arlo

Here in Tábua we have a (mainly expat) gardening club called Beira Grass Roots or BGR. We are on Facebook at

One of our leading members was taught plant ID at college, - so try putting individual queries on our Facebook. Photos showing as many as possible of of the identifying features would help.
As Steve says, https://flora-on.pt/ is a good resource.
There are many other Internet resources, which are bound to expand in the next few years. E.g. http://aurelievaltat.eu/10-great-free-p ... and-sites/

Alan

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I've just come across this: https://jb.utad.pt/

It again has all sorts of details and images for each plant, and it has a dichotomous key for identification.

Steve

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Joe K
"If that's the case, I wont bother any more to help !!!!!!"

I was only joking 🙂 The first thing I did was google for the info but couldn't find what I needed. I was asking for what people use/recommend as opposed to what google served up.

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Alan: thanks for that but it's a few fields worth of weeds. I'm guessing at least a hundred species (too many to photo and upload). Just trying to pick one or two a week and look them up. If I get stuck on some I'll try your suggestion though,
Thanks

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Steve: I'll check that out, thanks

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