Does Magenta Light Affect Plant Growth?

Plants grow better when exposed to red lights than blue. Magenta sits on the red end of the spectrum, and thus can positively affect plant growth by encouraging the formation of larger cells.

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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.