The Stars of the Show; and Under Pressure

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Who were the real stars of last Thursday? The wonderful enthusiasm and communication skills of our speaker? The gorgeous late autumnal light? Our massed Persicaria vaccinifolia and Saxifraga fortunei rubrifolia? No, on reflection, I’ve come to the conclusion that whilst … Continue reading

Autumn Leaf Colour Physiology; The Big Bulb Plant Ends, Nearly.

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I always loved my university courses in physiology and biochemistry. I didn’t find them that easy, but even all those years ago they confirmed that life wasn’t just amazing at the whole organism or species level, but even more so … Continue reading