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Blog Author : JLangguth

  • Fine-roots absorb water and nutrients from soil and are therefore vital to plant survival. My summer research sought to answer: How do fine-root traits vary across gymnosperm species?
  • While measuring root traits for my research project, I observed that tree roots differ wildly in appearance. It reminds me of why I fell in love with in plant biology.