How to Use a Plant Name to Search the EG Toolbox for the Plant Profile, Images, and Videos

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  • Type a plant name into the search box to bring up the plant profile. You may use botanical name or common name.
  • Search results are displayed as you type.
  • You can click on a plant name or a tag to see your results.
Sample search list

The list only displays the first 8 items. To see everything that matches your search, hit “enter” at the end of the word in the search box.

The number of plants that match your search is specified and you can toggle results to organize by botanical name, or common name.

Screen shot of search results

Click on the plant name to visit the plant profile which has a description, images, and in some cases videos.

Sample plant profile

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Lucy Bradley, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDr. Lucy BradleyConsumer and Community Horticulture Professor and Extension Specialist Call Dr. Lucy Email Dr. Lucy Horticultural Science
NC State Extension, NC State University
Updated on Jan 18, 2022
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