A plant-fungi partnership at the origin of terrestrial vegetation

Source: Science Daily

450 million years ago, the first plants left aquatic life. Researchers have now succeeded in demonstrating that this colonization of land by plants was made possible by a partnership between plants and fungi. Validating this 40-year-old hypothesis allows us to understand a stage that was crucial to the development of life on Earth.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2021/05/210520145357.htm