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Property Organism Value Units ID Details
Photosynthetic rate under midday spring irradiance Plant Camissonia claviformis 179 mg CO2/gram/hour 107707 Mooney HA, Ehleringer J...
Absorbed quantum yield Plant Camissonia claviformis 0.055 mole CO2/einstein 107708 Mooney HA, Ehleringer J...
Net photosynthetic rate under midday spring irradiance Plant Camissonia claviformis >5.9 nmole CO2/cm^2/sec 107706 Mooney HA, Ehleringer J...
Percent of maximum potential of photosynthesis observed at full noon Plant Camissonia claviformis >80 % 107709 Mooney HA, Ehleringer J...
Photosynthetic efficiency into chemical energy out of utilizable spectrum under full sunlight Plants 8.5 Camissonia claviformis: 3 Sugar beet (Beta vulgaris) % 107705 Mooney HA, Ehleringer J...
Leaf area index Plants 1 Camissonia claviformis: 4.3 Corn canopy: 5.7 Cotton canopy Unitless 107711 Mooney HA, Ehleringer J...
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...
PPi concentration in plant cells Plants ~0.3 mM 108183 Leustek T, Saito K. Sulfate...
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...
Overall frequency of plant species that hybridize Plants 0.09 hybrid combinations per nonhybrid species 113466 Yakimowski SB, Rieseberg...
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...
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...
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....
Turgor pressure in growing plant cells Plants 0.3 to 1 MPa 106012 Cosgrove DJ. Assembly...
Osmotic pressure of young plant leaf Plants 0.3 mosm 100822 Nobel, P. S. "Plant ...