Bananas? (sound and plants)

David Pilling
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 04:08:00 PDT

"Talented gardeners at the University of Exeter have finally cultivated 
the fruit, normally only found in tropical countries, on its Devon 
campus after years of trying.

The plant has been growing since 2012 and the university's grounds team 
are unsure why it has suddenly started producing fruit.

But they believe one factor could be the dedication of Nursery 
Supervisor Luke Groombridge and his unusual tactic of regularly playing 
music to it."

Full story:…

Is there any evidence of sound changing plants or seeds growth.

David Pilling

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