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Define heliophytes and sciophytes. Name a plant from your locality that is either heliophyte or sciophyte.

Answer :

Heliophytes are also known as sun loving plants. These plants require high intensity sunlight for optimum growth. Example Thyme, sunflower etc.

Sciophytes are also known as shade loving plants. These plants require low intensity sunlight for optimum growth. Example Lycopodium.


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