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Plants 'Talk' To Each Other Using Nanoscale Sound Waves To Help Them Grow, Study Suggests


Science & Tech  (tags: Plants 'Talk' To Each Other Using Nanosc, Study Suggests )

Agnes
- 456 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The word in the garden is that basil is good to have around. Plants are known to communicate with each other via shade, aromatic chemicals, and physical touch, promoting processes such as growth and defense against disease, as well as attraction of bees



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Lynn D. (0)
Tuesday May 21, 2013, 6:41 am
Now, how cool is that!!!! Most interesting, thanks for sharing with us!
 

Sandy Castro (0)
Tuesday May 21, 2013, 6:48 am
Incredible,amazing!
 

Marlene Dinkins (230)
Tuesday May 21, 2013, 6:49 am
noted Agnes its so wonderful!!!!!! yes!!! they have communication!!!!!plants are wonderful!!!!! thnx for this article!!!!
 

Jeaneen A. (122)
Tuesday May 21, 2013, 6:54 am
And people cut down trees without giving them a thought, for they to communicate.
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday May 21, 2013, 6:57 am
Thanks Agnes. I grow basil every year.. I always felt a connection with plants but ever since I read "The Secret Life of Plants" many years ago I regard them in a different, special way.
 

Gloria picchetti (286)
Tuesday May 21, 2013, 7:08 am
I love my 25 year old rubber plant!
 

Kerrie G. (135)
Tuesday May 21, 2013, 7:22 am
Noted, thanks.
 

Spirit Spider (86)
Tuesday May 21, 2013, 9:34 am
Of course they communicate!
 

Cynthia no frwd B. (261)
Tuesday May 21, 2013, 9:50 am
Of course this has be kown for a long time thx for posting
 

Micheael Kirkbym (85)
Tuesday May 21, 2013, 10:00 am
Plants are my favorites. If they really wanted to track aliens this is the frequency they should be using. SETI is just a gigantic waste of money.
 

Irene S. (60)
Tuesday May 21, 2013, 1:05 pm
Shame on you vegans! ;-)
 

Jennie C. (0)
Tuesday May 21, 2013, 2:17 pm
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https://www.livingsocial.com/cities/13-san-jose/deals/669408-two-plant-growing-kits
 

Jennie C. (0)
Tuesday May 21, 2013, 2:18 pm
You can also see the TickleMe Plant in action here
http://www.ticklemeplant.com
 

Mike M. (55)
Tuesday May 21, 2013, 4:12 pm
Well crap I was always worried I would find this out about plants.
 

greenplanet e. (157)
Tuesday May 21, 2013, 11:57 pm
Wonderful.
 
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