essay lesson 70: carnivorous plants

This essay will be my last essay of plant science and I will be going on to a gardening section.  In this week of plant science we talked about carnivorous plants, some carnivorous plants are: Snap traps Flypaper traps Pitfall traps One of the most famous snap trap is the venus fly trap, this snapContinue reading “essay lesson 70: carnivorous plants”

The cocoa climate

The Cocoa Belt essentially follows the tropics, extending twenty degrees north and south of the equator. Much like their parent trees, cocoa beans need constant warm temperatures in order to thrive – usually between 65 and 90 degrees Fahrenheit – along with high humidity and ample rainfall (40-100 inches annually).they will usually grow in warmContinue reading “The cocoa climate”

The health benefits of Cocoa

Cocoa has lots of benefits but i dont mean the milk chocolate i mean the 100% dark chocalate. The Chemical compounds in dark chocolate have many benefits such as epicatechin which blocks from brain damage after a stroke.Dark chocolate is a rich source of antioxidants and minerals, and it generally contains less sugar than milkContinue reading “The health benefits of Cocoa”

Essay Lesson 45: Botany Week 3

Reasons for foraging The first reason is that you can make a salad from your backyard. The second is that you can find food out in the wild. The third is you can spend less money on food.the fourth is to prepare you for national disasters. lastly you will feel better eating plants because theyContinue reading “Essay Lesson 45: Botany Week 3”