Can Plants Grow in Ice Water?

Some plants can grow in ice water. Forests that grow in frozen swamps, called taiga, include trees and plants adapted to growing in continually freezing conditions. Many other plants, such as those in the tropics, cannot grow in ice water or cold conditions.

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Jessica Alzarana has a Bachelor of Music in music composition from the University of North Texas, and is currently pursuing a graduate degree in music therapy from Texas Woman's University. Alzarana's essays have been published by UNICEF State of the World Children's Report, BootsNAll, Alarana Atelier, eHow, and Travels.