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Photosynthesis wavelengths

  1. Aug 14, 2010 #1
    What wavelengths of light can plants grow in? Which do they grow best in? How much does this differ from plant to plant?

    For example, could you grow a plant under monochromatic light? Infrared light? UV light?
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  3. Aug 14, 2010 #2
  4. Aug 14, 2010 #3
    Thanks. That answers it quite nicely.
  5. Aug 16, 2010 #4
    To put it simply, green probably isn't the best color...
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