Osmotic pressure of sea water

Value 2.5 MPa
Organism Biosphere
Reference Park S. Nobel, Physicochemical and Environmental Plant Physiology, 3rd edition, Elsevier academic press, 2005 p.68 top paragraph
Comments "The osmotic pressure of cell sap pressed out of mature leaves of most plants is 0.6 to 3.0 MPa. For comparison, sea water has a ps of 2.5MPa."
Entered by Uri M
ID 108541