What A Plant Knows

Author: Daniel Chamovitz
Publisher: Scientific American / Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 1429946237
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But now, in What a Plant Knows, the renowned biologist Daniel Chamovitz presents an intriguing and scrupulous look at how plants themselves experience the world—from the colors they see to the schedules they keep.

What Is A Plant

Author: Bobbie Kalman
Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780865059825
Size: 29.95 MB
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Introduces plant life, specific types such as carnivorous and parasitic plants, and concepts such as single cells, germination, and photosynthesis.

The Philosopher S Plant

Author: Michael Marder
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231538138
Size: 69.99 MB
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Plants “know,” in this very elementary sense of knowing, more than we give them
credit for. Recently, the plant scientist Danny Chamovitz summarized the findings
of contemporary botany in a book appropriately titled What a Plant Knows. In
chapters that explore “what a plant sees,” “what a plant feels,” and the rest of the
vegetable “senses,” we come across data that support the Platonic hypothesis.
Take, for instance, some of the most intelligent observable plant behavior, the
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What Makes A Plant A Plant

Author: Gary Rushworth
Publisher: Benchmark Education Company
ISBN: 1450907237
Size: 45.97 MB
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Find out about what makes a plant an plant and how plants are different from other living things.

How Not To Kill Your Plants

Author: Nik Southern
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 147365114X
Size: 25.24 MB
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I get asked every type of question you can imagine and I have written this book to answer them. Watering can down, it's time to go back to the roots. Keep it green. Nik x (AKA The Agony Plant)

Bridges What Makes A Plant A Plant

Author: Gary Rushworth
Publisher: Benchmark Education Company
ISBN: 1410898628
Size: 34.63 MB
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Did you know some plants living today are over four thousand years old? Do you know how many types of plants there are? There are more than you might think! In this book you will discover what makes a plant a plant.

The Book Of Swamp And Bog

Author: John Andrew Eastman
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 9780811725187
Size: 59.61 MB
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Ecological approach to natural history provides complete descriptions of 80 common wetland plants.