Plants of the Tundra Biome: How Unique Species Thrive in Harsh Conditions

Alpine Sunflower

The tundra is one of the most inhospitable biomes on Earth. Long winters and very short summers, low temperatures, poor penetration of sunlight, and modest precipitation levels all spell disaster for plant life. However, thousands of specialized plant species still manage to thrive. How, exactly? Read on to find out. Tundra is a northern, cold … Read more