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Experts, please settle a bet.

Nova Man nova at connexus.net.au
Tue Feb 3 06:02:38 EST 1998


To answer your question why dont you get a flower and cut it from the plant.
Then place the cutting in Nutrient rich soil.. Wait a week or two and see
the answer..

Coon. B.

Alison Fisher wrote in message <34D09E85.12D1 at mail.utexas.edu>...
>Could someone please settle a bet for me and a friend?
>
>The question is this:
>
>Is a fresh cut flower still a "living thing?"  (In other words, is it
>still alive?)  My friend says no, because it is separated from the rest
>of the plant.  I say yes, it is still alive until the cells die.  What
>do you all decide?
>
>Respond here to the newsgroup, please.
>
>thanks.
>
>alison fisher
>alfisher at mail.utexas.edu
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