Do Plants Grow Better With Salty Water?

Plants normally die when exposed to salt water. Osmosis causes the water from the plant to move outside to the area where the salt is.

Keywords: plant exposure to salt water, plant survival in salt water, plant osmosis

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Melody Dawn has been writing since 2004. Her work has appeared in the "Gainesville Times," "Player's Press" and USA Today. Her writing focuses on gardening, home improvement, travel, sports, business, parenting and education. Dawn holds a Master of Business and is working on a Master of Journalism.