Resurrection plants - solutions of a dryer future

Last updated 17th Aug 2017
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A pinboard by Maria-Cecilia Costa

Post-doctoral fellow, University of Cape Town

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The ability of resurrection plants to withstand drought holds the key to make drought tolerant crops

Climate change is widely recognized as the major environmental problem the world is facing, with negative impacts on crop production and food security. The projections of increased global demand fo...