The Society for Economic Botany

Fostering research and education on the past, present, and future uses of plants by people.


Economic Botany is a quarterly, peer-reviewed journal of the Society for Economic Botany which publishes original research articles and notes on a wide range of topics dealing with the utilization of plants by people, plus special reports, letters and book reviews. Economic Botany specializes in scientific articles on the botany, history, and evolution of useful plants and their modes of use.

Plants & People is our biannual newsletter published by and for the members of the Society For Economic Botany