Posts tagged with Plant Science

  1. How do plants know when to flower? Based on true story.

    Once upon a time, I stepped into my door and just realised the magnolia tree at the front of my house just flowering. Ohmygod, I’m so …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2020/09/20/how-do-plants-know-when-to-flower-based-on-true-story

  2. The strangest bouquet you’ll EVER come across

    When I started telling people I had an interest in plants, I copped some strange looks. And I get it; to the untrained eye, plants just …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/10/21/the-strangest-bouquet-youll-ever-come-across

  3. The science of a summer garden

    Think gardening is a quaint hobby reserved for the unscientific? The science behind a successful summer crop may be more complex than you think. Throughout my …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/10/20/the-science-of-a-summer-garden

  4. Why a sunflower is actually a hippy commune

    Being a budding plant scientist, I’m frequently asked (once a year) what my favourite fun fact about plants is. There’s an abundance to choose from – …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/09/12/why-a-sunflower-is-actually-a-hippy-commune

  5. New Caledonia: plant paradise of the Pacific

    The Pacific Ocean might be mostly water, but over twenty-seven thousand islands are dotted across its shimmering surface. On each speck of sand and stone, life has …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/08/12/new-caledonia-plant-paradise-of-the-pacific

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