Photomorphogenesis: Plants Feel Blue in the Shade

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Plants integrate multiple environmental signals to detect and avoid shading from neighbouring vegetation. Two new studies highlight the importance of blue light in the regulation of stem elongation and bending during shade escape.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)R1275-R1276
Number of pages2
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number24
Publication statusPublished - 19 Dec 2016

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