Figs In Space! Or lettuces at least. (

. Fans of the Muppet Show may be disappointed that the first crop will be lettuce, not figs.

Posted by Alun Salt

Alun is the Producer for Botany One. It's his job to keep the server running. He's not a botanist, but started running into them on a regular basis while working on writing modules for an Interdisciplinary Science course and, later, helping teach mathematics to Biologists. His degrees are in archaeology and ancient history.

Tecticornia pergranulata

Halophytes and saline adaptations: A Special Issue of Annals of Botany

Image: UNECE.

Can’t see the tissues for the tetrapyrroles?