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Flax-plant

(Science: botany) a plant in new zealand (Phormium tenax), allied to the lilies and aloes. The leaves are two inches wide and several feet long, and furnish a fibre which is used for making ropes, mats, and coarse cloth.


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Stomach bloating and weight gain

... cherries, pork, spelt, green & yellow beans & corn (which I highly suspected since I was a kid.) Oils to also avoid are Sunflower & flax.....so I guess I have to go back to the old rancid olive oil, that they camouflage with scents so that we don't know how really rancid it is. Maybe ...

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by CheeMiss
Thu Sep 02, 2010 2:39 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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Re: Small blue flowers

It looks like it could possibly be a flax... It would help if you could post a bigger picture with a closer more detailed shot of the flower itself. Also, please identify what part of the world this is growing in.

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by AstusAleator
Sun Jun 22, 2008 7:02 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Small blue flowers
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Views: 5647

Action Spectrum - Red vs blue?

... used by plants because blue light has much more energy, which cannot be used. It's all in the number of photons. Look up photosynthetic photon flax density...

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by MrMistery
Fri Feb 23, 2007 7:43 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Action Spectrum - Red vs blue?
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Strange Range!!!

... the same amount of energy from any photon, so the only thing that matters is photon number. A scale of measurement, called photosynthetic photon flax density has been developed for this measurement. On the other hand, algae that live in deep water, where there simply is no light, use their little ...

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by MrMistery
Sat Mar 18, 2006 8:00 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Strange Range!!!
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Views: 3210

why did photosynthesis evolve to green and not another color

... most numerous in it. So you needed something to be some other color than red, i guess... I think you should take into account the photosynthetic flax photon density.

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by MrMistery
Tue Mar 14, 2006 7:15 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: why did photosynthesis evolve to green and not another color
Replies: 10
Views: 6402
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