Radicle Routes

Hey! You spelled ‘radical’ wrong!

Germination of a maize seed, Zea  mays

Why Radicle instead of radical? Well the name is meant to imply both. However, for the sake of a definition, a radicle is┬áthe first part of a seedling (a growing plant embryo) to emerge from the seed during the process of germination. The radicle is the embryonic root of the plant, and grows downward in […]

The solar greenhouse


As a kid, I remember going to the Mutart conservatory in Edmonton and being overwhelmed with a sense of contentment. Whether it was the smell, the warmth or the humidity… I always remember never wanting to leave. Those memories grew into a desire to own a greenhouse of my own. Then, in 2010, it became […]