What Is a Botanist?

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A botanist is a biologist that studies plants. Botanist started over 1000's of years ago when people needed to to learn if plants were edible, poisonous, or had medicinal use.
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A botanist studies plants, algae and fungi. They study the growth, structure, reproduction, metabolism, development and diseases of plants.
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According to Salary Wizard, the United States national average salary for a botanist was $60,065 as of April 2011. The middle 50 percent of the profession earned between $49,613 and
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bot·a·nist
[bot-n-ist]
NOUN
1.
a specialist in botany.
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A botanist is a person who studies Botany, the branch of science devoted to the study of plants and plant life. George Washington Carver was an innovative botanist who discovered new uses for peanuts and sweet potatoes, which helped poor farmers grow cash crops. You can find more information here: www.botany.org
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Botanists study all types of plants. Their studies cover growth, reproduction, population, commercial value, relationships between plants, and the biological structure ...
Botanist is a person who studies plants and there way of life. A botanist uses the following tools; microscopes, magnifying loupe, computers and pens and pencils ...
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