what is this? a dried out leaf of a plant from work through a microscope. When it’s dried out, seems like you can see the cells in the leaf. 112 more words
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Time to start thinking about interesting gardening projects for next season. How about coming up with your own custom tomato variety ?
Tomatoes are really good self pollinators, however special techniques are required if you want to try to cross different varieties to create a hybrid. 55 more words
Over the last 2 months, my daughter, Curie, has been hard at work doing Botany in 8 Lessons by Ellen McHenry’s Basement Workshop! Curie loves art, English, and writing. 740 more words
Trees of Western North America, by Richard Spellenberg, Christopher J. Earle, and Gil Nelson, Princeton University Press (http://press.princeton.edu), 2014, 560 pages, $29.95
In this latest installment in the Princeton Field Guides series, botanists and ecologists Richard Spellenberg, Christopher J. 151 more words
One of the most destructive plants in the UK are these Japanese Knotweed. Their roots can extend to any structure nearby under the soil including the buildings. 30 more words