Do Plants Grow Faster When They Are Closer to the Sun?

Different plants require different lighting. Some plants grow faster when closer to sun because they need six hours or more of full sunlight. Plants that require full shade can perish if they sit too close to the sun or receive too much sunlight.

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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.