“By providing a pit stop for pollinators, you will be doing your bit for the insects that allow us to survive. Without them, we are gone. ” Alan Titchmarsh
“bullseye patterns have long been known to improve the attractiveness of flowers to pollinators by increasing their visibility.”
In Tibet begonias grow wild and a group of researchers have discovered what they think is the largest yet.
“The photochemical trick that underpins oxygenic photosynthesis seems only to have evolved once. “
“They are economically the most important of all flowering plants because of their nutritious grains and soil-forming function”
We rarely see the roots of plants, not the whole length of them anyway, because they’re doing their job for the plant mainly under the ground.
Bellis perennis, the daisy, is a common European species of the family Asteraceae.
This is the time of year when many plants, big and small, are producing seed for next year.
A bonnie floo’er that you can add to salads – the Nasturtium is an easy to grow plant and a great one to get bairns interested in gardening.
Estimates of how many species of ferns there are ranges from 10,500 to 15,000.