September 22, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

alyssum

2 min read

It’s not technically winter, but it sure feels like it. Cold, rain, and darkness are here as the winter solstice approaches in less than two weeks. Imagine my surprise then to find a sunflower blooming in my Davis, CA garden along with my winter crops of beets, carrots, peas, cilantro, etc. You can see my snapshot of this bright flower. It’s not super tall at around 2-3 feet, but heck it seems amazing me that a sunflower could bloom at all in mid-December. This flower …Read More