Rebecca Lerner on Plant Consciousness

Lerner - Dandelion Forage - amagill image

“Most impressive of all, some plants can actually communicate with sound, just like people do.” Rebecca Lerner, author of the forthcoming Dandelion Hunter: Foraging the Urban Wilderness, gives her take on plant consciousness over at Reality Sandwich.

Lerner cites a few scientific articles in her own piece; here is the plant bioacoustics paper that she mentions, which talks about corn roots clicking to communicate.

Teaser image by Andrew Magill, courtesy of Creative Commons license.


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