Kinship and the Mycorrhizal Networks of Plants

Long ago, plants followed fungi out of the ocean. Ever since, most have formed mutualistic relationships with fungi and bacteria. What do we know about how these microorganisms help plants produce medicinal compounds? What are their stories? Are there mother plants like there are mother trees? Do plants share their nutrients with each other through fungal connections? What wisdom can we learn from their strategies of thriving even during severe environmental conditions? Join us for a discussion on mycorrhizal networking among plants.