Tag: "foe" at biology news
Plants respond similarly to signals from friends, enemies
Two soil-dwelling strangers ?a friend and a foe
?approach a plant and communicate with it in order.... The friend wants to trade nitrogen for food. The foe
is a parasite that wants to burrow in and harm the plant. In a new finding published in Proceedings...
Alien plants attack using 'resource conservation' as weapon, researchers say
...ons where resources were scarce." Knowing your foe
These results have important implications for controlling invasive species, said Chris Field, professor of biological sciences at Stanford and director of the Carnegie Institution's Department of Global Ecology. "If you want to manage an invas...