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Amount of DNA (1C-value, smallest of any plant) Plant Genlisea aurea 0.065 (Table - link) pg 110279 Dr. Ilia J. Leitch, Prof....
Largest known genome size (amount of DNA, 1C-value) Plant Paris japonica 152.23 (Table - link) pg, corresponds to about 150 Gbp 110278 Dr. Ilia J. Leitch, Prof....
Size of bacterial aggregates in plants Plants >1,000 bacterial cells 115369 Vorholt JA. Microbial...
3C nuclear DNA content of five ephemeral species Plants Table - link pg 114315 Bennett MD. Nuclear DNA...
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...
Sequenced plant genomes Plants Site - link N/A 110561 https://genomevoluti...
Osmotic pressure of young plant leaf Plants 0.3 mosm 100822 Nobel, P. S. "Plant ...
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...