Extraordinary photos of Switchgrass roots illustrate the plant’s opulence

It isn’t really news that Switchgrass (Panicum virgatum) has seen increasing use as a fuel source, as a stabilizer against erosion, as a “cleaner” of excess nitrogen and phosphorus in soil, and as a contributor to wildlife habitat. What is rare is the opportunity to view the root system in its full glory. Read more and view some satisfying photos here.

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