Earth is home to a fascinating, colorful array of different types of plants. Readers of this enlightening text will learn about various plant parts that exist and how scientists divide plants into groups, whether that means into vascular and nonvascular plants or into annuals, perennials, and biennials. Plants as varied as mosses, ferns, ginkgoes, wildflowers, and conifers each get their day in the sun. The material found here is both information-backed and appropriate for young readers. Eye-catching photographs of plants from around the world beautifully illustrate the great diversity of plant life.