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16 facts tagged with Plant Facts
The Sprout pencil is a plantable pencil that contains a seed inside. When it's too short to use, you can plant it and watch it grow herbs and vegetables.
Hemlock Water Dropwort
There is a poisonous plant that leaves the victim with a smile on their face at the time of death.
The TomTato is a plant that produces both potatoes and tomatoes!
65-Year-Old Bottled Plant
There's a plant that has survived in a sealed bottle for over 65 years. It was watered just once in 55 years.
Viagra dissolved in water can make cut flowers stand up straight for up to a week beyond their natural lifespan.
The world's first genetically-engineered bioluminescent (glow-in-the-dark) house plants have been created and could eventually be used as a functional light source.
Mushrooms are more closely related to humans than they are to plants.
During photosynthesis, plants emit light humans can’t see, but NASA can see that light from space - and they've even made maps of it!