Tag - Plant Biology

Plant Cuttings

Humans are good for forests

You are all forgiven for doing a ‘double-take’ upon reading that headline. Usually it’s all bad news when humans and forests are concerned, so a statement to...

Plant Cuttings

Nano? NaYES!

When we’ve covered stories about plants and nano particles/nanotechnology in the past it’s usually been from a rather pessimistic and doom and gloom laden...

Plant Cuttings

Fillyphyllophilia…

We like plants-and-people stories in the Plant Cuttings collections – especially those that demonstrate the benefits of Man’s association with our vegetable co...

Plant Cuttings

Botanotechnoinspirationals

This item concerns uses of botanical bits-and-pieces in ways that Nature never intended. But having also brought forth Man, that natural entity has given that...

Plant Cuttings

Every dog has its day

One of the great hopes of the 1980s (and as far back as the 1940s) was that one plant species would be typical of all plants and could be used as a model for...