” My father was a physicist, while I am a biogeochemist. I live to study plants, and he has never had more than a generic interest in biology. “


” While both plants and animals awaken via distinct changes in metabolic functioning, most plants prefer to err on the side of caution, waiting for hints of full-on summer before they bloom. “


” Plants are decisive to a fault. A stem produces a bud that flowers once and once only. It offers pollen that is either dispersed or goes nowhere. One pollen grain either enters a stigma or it falls upon stony ground. An ovum is either fertilized or the whole project stalls out. “


” I am a scientist who studies plants. I like plants. I think about plants almost every hour of the day, and several hours of the night as well. “


” I am not a farmer, I am a researcher who studies the plants that come to your dinner table, which means that I ask questions for a living. “



All 5 Hope Jahren Quotes about Plants in picture


My father was a physicist, while I am a biogeochemist. I live to study plants, and he has never had more than a generic interest in biology.
While both plants and animals awaken via distinct changes in metabolic functioning, most plants prefer to err on the side of caution, waiting for hints of full-on summer before they bloom.


Plants are decisive to a fault. A stem produces a bud that flowers once and once only. It offers pollen that is either dispersed or goes nowhere. One pollen grain either enters a stigma or it falls upon stony ground. An ovum is either fertilized or the whole project stalls out.
I am a scientist who studies plants. I like plants. I think about plants almost every hour of the day, and several hours of the night as well.
I am not a farmer, I am a researcher who studies the plants that come to your dinner table, which means that I ask questions for a living.
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