oxygen bubbles from photosynthesis

Joseph.Holtum joseph.holtum at jcu.edu.au
Tue May 27 17:35:39 EST 1997


My experience with supermarket spinach - I havebought it in Australia, 
Germany and the USA - is that if  it is hydropnically grown it exhibits 
lousy rates of photosynthesis and contains very low levels of chloroplast 
proteins. My suspicion is that you are really buying expensive water! I 
wonder if the varieties are polyploid as well?

 CAM rules!.....but what ARE the rules?

Joe Holtum
Department of Tropical Plant Sciences,
James Cook University of North Queensland,
Townsville, North Queensland 4811

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