Image of the Day: Shapely Orchids

Two competing groups of proteins help determine the shape of an orchid’s lip petal.

The Scientist Staff
Apr 29, 2015

NATURE PLANTS, CHANG-HSIEN YANG

(See “Model for perianth formation in orchids,” Nature Plants, 2015.)

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