Adult plants provide sustenance, sequester carbon and help keep healthy soils. But what is the role of seeds?
Binational conservation efforts offer hope for the protection of plant species living on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border.
Plant and fungal collections are seeing new and innovative uses, as well as reaching a broader user-base as digitized specimens, but significant gaps remain.
Genetic diversity was highest in above-ground populations, though below-ground populations contained 8 % of unique alleles that were absent above-ground.
Now, and please be honest, if you saw an article entitled, “Faecal mimicry by seeds ensures dispersal by dung beetles” you’d want to read it, right?
Differences at the individual plant level contributes to physical dormancy-breaking thresholds for five dormant shrub species from fire-prone vegetation
New research identifies low-cost and time-saving markers of seed deterioration.