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1. (Science: botany) A young tree that is generally less than 3 feet high.

2. Any recently-sprouted plant.

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Plants without sunlight?

... getting something to eat. Similarly plants can grow without sunlight. They actually grow even more (taller). That's classical response of young seedlings which must ensure by this way they will reach the sunlight from soil with help of nutrients from the seed.

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by JackBean
Thu Aug 30, 2012 9:07 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Plants without sunlight?
Replies: 14
Views: 7527

Help please

... from vegetative propagation. Ans;  the offspring possesses variation and this assists plants to survive in a habitat by being better adapted. The seedlings may be resistant to a pathogen or be able to survive if climate conditions change. Suggest a biological reason for each of the following. ...

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by Olympic
Wed Aug 01, 2012 7:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help please
Replies: 8
Views: 7913

Re: Why are leaves green?

... enough light so it is not limiting makes no sense either: plants have lots of tricks to grow tall and block the light of competitors, and many seedlings in the forest don't make it for lack of light. Every photon is precious in the struggle for life. The scattering/sharing argument is just ...

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by stauffie
Fri Apr 06, 2012 2:00 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Why are leaves green?
Replies: 76
Views: 291426

Re: Evolution, Fake theory or real one? here we discuss..

... generations and what you will end up with is a very sorry plant with very little fruit. Entropy rules over all. You will need to get hybridized seedlings or seeds to get those yummy tomatoes back and no you cannot get more energy every generation. That is a little exuberant misunderstanding ...

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by canalon
Mon May 31, 2010 10:16 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution, Fake theory or real one? here we discuss..
Replies: 15
Views: 10724

Plant root cells

... them and why very few different species of plants can grow in marshes ill be grateful for any help *i've got a table which shows that with barley seedlings, when put in cuture solutions. container 1 had oxygen bubbled through and container 2 had nitrogen bubbled through. the page says that nitrogen ...

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by gizmogirl1993
Sun Feb 28, 2010 11:05 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Plant root cells
Replies: 5
Views: 6968
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