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Growing in the Dark: Plants and Light Experiment | Education.com

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Dec 14, 2012 ... Plants and light seem to be good buddies, but how far does the friendship really go? While a lot of plants grow happily underneath warm, sunny ...

How Does Darkness Affect Plant Growth? | eHow

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How does plant growth occur? Photosynthesis is the process by which plants turn sunlight into food. Food that is created by this photosynthesis is used by the ...

Smarty Plants on cell elongation | NPIN

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Jun 9, 2005 ... In conditions of total darkness, plant cells will generally expand upward, a process called geotropism. In conditions where a small amount of ...

indoors - Can plants have too much light, or do they need night/rest ...

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Feb 12, 2012 ... ... continued light. So truly it does depend on what plant is being grown. ... "In addition, plants also require both dark and light ("photo"-) periods.

can any plant grow in total darkness? | Plants Zone

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Mar 19, 2014 ... I don't know of any plants that can grow in total darkness for a long ... has plant cells which grow in a flask in an incubator (these cells can be ...

5 Overlooked Plants That Can Survive The Dark (Almost ...

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Jun 16, 2010 ... It's been years now that our dear Abby has thought she had a black thumb just because every time we gave her a plant, even if it is a very ...

Plant growth without light control -- ScienceDaily

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May 16, 2012 ... Sunlight does not only supply them with energy, but also controls their ... In spite of the darkness, model plants germinate and grow similar to a ...

How do plants survive without sun? Math | MNN - Mother Nature ...

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Jun 25, 2013 ... If the store is used too slowly, some of it will be wasted. ... "Understanding how plants continue to grow in the dark could help unlock new ways ...

Can plants grow in the dark????? - All Science Fair Projects

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Yes, plants can grow in the dark but they have to be in the right spot. They grow better in the sun and they are better by the windowsill. But that's ...

Growing Plants in the Dark | Next Nature Network

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Feb 23, 2012 ... Growing plants in a closed system conserves heat, water, and ... crops no longer need access to sunlight, they can be grown in dense stacks.

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Can plants grow without photosynthesis? - UCSB Science Line

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So the answer to your question is no, plants can not grow or survive without photosynthesis. ... If you stick a fairly large plant in the dark, it won't die immediately.

Comparing the Growth of Pea Plants Grown in the Light and in the ...

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will grow better than those grown in the dark. To begin with the plants grown in the dark will be taller than their counterparts in the light due to etiolation, but once  ...

Why do plant leaves turn yellow when grown in the dark? (Page 1 ...

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Cress grown in the dark grows much taller (in an attempt to reach light I ... As you mention in the question, keeping a plant in the dark will also ...