jasmonate
Calculating Predator
Catherine Offord | Jan 24, 2016
The Venus flytrap tailors its response to prey by counting the number of action potentials induced by trigger hairs inside its trap.
How Plants Feel
Kerry Grens | Dec 1, 2012
A hormone called jasmonate mediates plants' responses to touch and can boost defenses against pests.
Timed Defense
Cristina Luiggi | Feb 16, 2012
Plants’ circadian clocks help them gear for attack by herbivores.