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Contracts have been let to pursue camelina, a weedlike plant related to mustard, as an alternative to JP-5.
The gene, called HARDY, comes from thale cress, a weedlike plant that's commonly used in genetic research.
I, too, would like to sow a bastard seed that in turn becomes a thorn in the traditional patriarchal discourse that bore and continues to bear upon me--an illegitimate way of thinking that nevertheless insists on being seen and heard as it crops up and flourishes, weedlike, in spaces that support no civilized growth.