A common gardener's tip suggests that the imported cabbageworm butterfly (Pieris rapae, also known as the "cabbage white") can be deterred with an artificial mimic. But does it really work?
By Anne Espeset This past summer a few graduate students, including Sean Ryan (University of Notre Dame) and Anne Espeset (University of Nevada, Reno), launched The Pieris Project, a citizen […]
Previous studies have suggested that plant growth can be influenced by sound, and that plants respond to wind and touch. Now, researchers at the University of Missouri have determined that […]