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Ocean Grown Tree Pacific Ocean Oregon Coast

Botanical Terms

adventitious roots — A root that grows from somewhere other than the primary root, for example, roots that arise from stems or leaves. alternation of generations — Life cycle in which haploid and diploid generations alternate with each other. anemophily — Seed plants which are pollinated by wind are said to be anemophilous. angiosperm — […]

biosphere biomes regional map 2019

Global Biome

A biome /ˈbaɪoʊm/ is a community of plants and animals that have common characteristics for the environment they exist in. They can be found over a range of continents. Biomes are distinct biological communities that have formed in response to a shared physical climate.[1][2] “Biome” is a broader term than “habitat“; any biome can comprise […]