What is the lytic cycle for plant virus?

Answer Viruses must enter through wounds or be assisted by other plant parasites, including nematodes, fungi, and, most often, insects that suck the plant's sap. Once one plant is infected, it can spread ... Read More »

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If a tomato plant is infected with the mosaic virus can the seeds from that plant be used to plant new plants in following years or will the virus go with it.?

No, the seeds are sometimes affected and there is no way of telling which ones they are until too late. Some viruses can be controlled on seeds by a process of fermentation, but this doesn't appear... Read More »

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What is the life cycle of a tomato plant?

The tomato is an annual plant. This means that it will complete its life cycle in a single growing season, and must be replanted from seed each successive gardening season. At the most basic level,... Read More »

Non-Vascular Plant Life Cycle?

Botanists consider vascular plants to be those having specialized tissues with cells that conduct food and water throughout the plant. Examples of vascular plants include trees, shrubs and ferns. I... Read More »