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Newly discovered form of plant communication

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''A scientist has discovered a potentially new form of plant communication, one that allows them to share an extraordinary amount of genetic information with one another. The finding throws open the door to a new arena of science that explores how plants communicate with each other on a molecular level. It also gives scientists new insight into ways to fight parasitic weeds that wreak havoc on food crops in some of the poorest parts of the world...''

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/08/140814191939.htm

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In 30 years, "plant intelligence" is going to be common knowledge, methinks

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There are networks which trees are connected to each other by the roots. For example trees can somehow help against fungal viruses.

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