MargeC at ix.netcom.com (Marge Congress) wrote:
>>> I am working on a project entitled " Does osmosis occur quicker in
> carrots or potatoes? My hypothesis is that carrots absorb at a faster
> rate. Is there any literature on this?
>> Yasmeen Dixon
> Mail to MargeC at ix.netcom.com
The main issue is the concentration of solubles in the tissus.
Osmosis will be high if the gradient is step.
J.-Robert Thibault Ph.D.
Professor in plant biology