Tagged: Plant Biology
Plant Behaviour & Intelligence. Anthony Trewavas. Oxford University Press, 2014 Man is arguably happiest when the ‘natural’ order of all things is maintained and where his own dominion over the natural world –...
Video on the alternation of generations in ferns.
How the Earth Turned Green: A brief 3.8-billion-year history of plants Joseph E Armstrong. The University of Chicago Press, 2014. Spoiler alert! This book could seriously change your view of what a textbook can...
A new paper in Annals of Botany reviews the cost–benefit model for the evolution of botanical carnivores.
Plant species that survived the K–Pg extinction event had fast-growth ecological strategies corresponding to high assimilation rates & low carbon investment
Were UK MPs wrong for employing gardener to remove autumn leaves by hand from lime trees in New Palace Yard?
A recent report by Kadaba Seshadri et al. documents use of bamboo as a breeding base for Indian frogs.
Cavitation resistance is crucial to coping with and surviving drought.
Plants seem to have hit upon an asexual method that can give rise to new species.