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What are long-day plants?



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Long-day plants are those that require a long period of exposure to light each day in order to produce flowers. In the laboratory, we grow long- day plants under a regimen of 16 hours of light followed by 8 hours of dark ness. Plants use environmental cues such as amount of light and temperature to time their development to the season of the year.

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