How does a flower come to be?

30th Aug 2016

Blog post by By Ian Street, Research Associate at Dartmouth College

There are around 369,000 known flowering plant species on Earth today, by far the most numerous group of plants living on Earth by an order of magnitude. The next largest group is the ~15,000 species of bryophytes. Humans are 100% reliant on flowering plants for food, medicines, wood, air, culture, and our environment.

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