Photosynthesis Part I: Introduction

Ritchie, Gary A.
January 2012
American Rose;Jan/Feb2012, Vol. 41 Issue 7, p24
The article provides information on the process of photosynthesis in plants, including roses. It says that light energy is captured and converted to chemical energy in the process. According to the author, the finished products are simple sugars that plants uses to make critical structures and chemicals, for metabolism or to store for later use. The summary reaction for photosynthesis is also presented.


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