Going Carbon-Neutral With Miscanthus

Discover how miscanthus helped one successful Canadian tomato farmer come closer to achieving carbon neutrality.

In "A Garden of Marvels," author Ruth Kassinger visits modern gardens, farms, and labs to discover the science behind extraordinary plants such as 1-ton pumpkins, a truly black petunia, a biofuel grass called miscanthus that grows 12 feet tall and the world's only photosynthesizing animal.
Cover courtesy William Morrow