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Methanol's affect on C3 and C4 plants

bwilliam bwilliam at oyster.smcm.edu
Tue Apr 12 12:23:35 EST 1994


In article <766101243-0-17871 at chop.isca.uiowa.edu>
kevin hass <khass1 at chop.isca.uiowa.edu> writes:

> I told my wife about it, and gave her a spray bottle containing 20%
> methanol.  She applied it to an ivy vine.  The leaves that were sprayed
> grew 2 - 3 times larger than untreated leaves.  Then she stopped, and 
> the new leaves returned to the original size.  - IT DOES WORK - I'VE
> SEEN IT.  I don't know the business about C3 vs C4 plants tho...


Ah, science!



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