Does Sunlight Affect Plant Height?

Answer Many factors contribute to plant height. The plant's genetic make-up is one of the largest contributors. A plant bred for small stature, like a dwarf Japanese maple, will only reach its predetermin... Read More »

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Does the Amount of Sunlight Affect How Tomatoes Grow?

The tomato, native in Central and South America, comes from the nightshade plant family. Once considered poisonous, the United States now produces more tomatoes than most other countries worldwide.... Read More »

Does the amount of sunlight affect the growth of sunflower seeds?

Yes, the amount of sunlight a young sunflower plant receives will affect its growth. For best results, plant sunflower seeds in areas that receive full sunlight, or at least six to eight hours per ... Read More »

What is the best amount of sunlight for a plant?

Depends on the plant What is right for one plant may cook another plant to death. Conversely, a plant may thrive in shade and another will grow spindly and never bloom. Also it depends on your geo... Read More »

How much sunlight does a bean plant need?

Bean plants need at least six hours of direct sunlight a day--"full sun," in gardening terms. If you plant more than one row of pole beans (tall, vining beans that climb a trellis), plant the rows ... Read More »