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Property Organism Value Units ID Details
Amount of DNA (1C-value, smallest of any plant) Plant Genlisea aurea 0.065 (Table - link) pg 110279 Dr. Ilia J. Leitch, Prof....
Speed of snapping - one of fastest movements in plant kingdom Plant Venus flytrap Dionaea muscipula 100 msec 106630 Forterre Y, Skotheim JM...
Number of plant species Plants ~350,000 (representing an estimated 80–90% of the global total) species 113395 Vellend M et al., Plant...
Plant DNA C-values Database Plants Database - link N/A 102726 Royal botanic gardens at Kew...
Speed of communicating signal within plant Plants fastest ~1m/sec: slowest (some hormones) ~1cm/hour: most (thorough vascular system) 1-8mm/sec N/A 113538 Trewavas A. The foundations...
PPi concentration in plant cells Plants ~0.3 mM 108183 Leustek T, Saito K. Sulfate...
Overall frequency of plant species that hybridize Plants 0.09 hybrid combinations per nonhybrid species 113466 Yakimowski SB, Rieseberg...
Number of flowering plant species Plants 250,000 to 400,000 Species 107611 Gruber CW et al., Di...
Total terrestrial plant biomass Biosphere 600-800 Pg Carbon 100820 Aquatic photosynthesis...
Fraction of plant species that hybridize Plants according to floristic surveys ~10: in a township in Massachusets ~3: in the British Isles ~25 % 113465 Yakimowski SB, Rieseberg...
Sequenced plant genomes Plants Site - link N/A 110561 https://genomevoluti...
Size of spherical plant virus' virion Virus 25 - 35 nm 111224 Rao AL. Genome packaging...
Turgor pressure in growing plant cells Plants 0.3 to 1 MPa 106012 Cosgrove DJ. Assembly...
PPi pool in plant tissue cytoplasm Plants 0.04 to 0.8 mM 108168 Shi-Jean S. Sung, Dian-Peng...
Estimated number of medicinal plant species Plants 30,000 to 80,000 Species 107293 Mochamad Afendi et al....
Packaging profiles of spherical plant RNA viruses Virus Table - link N/A 111223 Rao AL. Genome packaging...
Estimated number of species in the orchid family (the most species-rich of all angiosperm families) Plant orchid 25000 Species 106653 Hsiao et al., Researches...
Osmotic pressure of young plant leaf Plants 0.3 mosm 100822 Nobel, P. S. "Plant ...
Age of the most recent common ancestor of extant orchids Plant orchid 76-84 Mya 106654 Hsiao et al., Researches...
Fraction of plant species that are entomogamous (pollinated by insects) Plants 80 % 115244 Wang H et al., Neutral...