Green it is

serotiny green

cerotiny sillhouetteSo Whit finally got convinced to go with “S” instead of “C”. The C looked great, but it’s always better to spell things write right, especially when science is involved.

Serotiny is an ecological adaptation exhibited by some seed plants, in which seed release occurs in response to an environmental trigger, rather than spontaneously at seed maturation. The most common and best studied trigger is fire, and the term serotiny is often used to refer to this specific case.