Photosynthesis between Species
Do all leafed plants produce oxygen at the same rate, given
optimum conditions? For instance, does a succulent like a jade plant
produce as much oxygen per leaf area as a flat leaf plant like a
No, photosynthesis occurs at different rates depending upon the species
and other variables.
Anthony Brach Ph.D.
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Update: June 2012