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What a Plant Knows: A Field Guide to the Senses of Your Garden - And Beyond. Daniel Chamovitz Daniel Chamovitz

What a Plant Knows: A Field Guide to the Senses of Your Garden - And Beyond. Daniel Chamovitz

Daniel Chamovitz

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ISBN : 9781851689705
Paperback
224 pages
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 About the Book 

How does a Venus flytrap know when to snap shut? Can an orchid get jet lag? Does a tomato plant feel pain when you pluck a fruit from its vines? And does your favourite fern care whether you play Bach or the Beatles? Combining cutting-edge researchMoreHow does a Venus flytrap know when to snap shut? Can an orchid get jet lag? Does a tomato plant feel pain when you pluck a fruit from its vines? And does your favourite fern care whether you play Bach or the Beatles? Combining cutting-edge research with lively storytelling, biologist Daniel Chamovitz explores how plants experience our shared Earth – through sight, smell, touch, hearing, memory, and even awareness. Whether you are a green thumb, a science buff, a vegetarian, or simply a nature lover, this rare inside look at the life of plants will surprise and delight.