About UM Plant Knowledge

UM Plant Knowledge is a simple knowledge based system to represent knowledge of plants in Universiti Malaya in which data is retrieved from Plant Ontology Universiti Malaya (POUM), an ontology that consists of data of 74 plant species and 222 plant samples. This data is shown in graphical form in PlantViz; a plant visualization system.

PlantViz is a main component in UM Plant Knowledge. It is the graphical viewer for presenting data retrieved from POUM where data is displayed in form of network graph that highlight the connection between data. PlantViz offers few features that allow users to interact directly with data.