Backyard Biology

Nature stories from my backyard and beyond


Crown Gall

Friday, December 4, 2009

In the many years I have been writing these nature stories, I have come to one firm belief about nature. There is no such thing as a boring organism. Animal, plant, fungus, bacteria, virus – every living creature has a fascinating story. All it takes is a researcher to discover its secrets and a writer to make them known to the public...