Beautiful illustrations of plant roots that are both research reports and works of art

2022-05-15 0 By

The Wageningen University and Research Centre in the Netherlands has an archive of 1,180 drawings depicting complex patterns and routes of roots, created by Dr Erwin Lichtenegger in collaboration with Dr Lore Kutschera and the Plant Research Institute.Flora of these illustrations are mainly covers Europe, research materials and exquisite art, drawn by artists according to the report, and in each of the illustration to add scale to the side of the system, and to help more and more researchers to explore these fiber network as different ways of collecting plant food and water.Like friends can visit the following website to view more illustrations: https://images.wur.nl/digital/collection/coll13/search