Robert Plant

“Pseudoscientific claims that music helps plants grow have been made for decades, despite evidence that is shaky at best.” While we’re not sure if plants can hear music (or which genre they prefer), some researchers think that plants do respond to certain sounds, such as “the gurgle of water through a pipe or the buzzing of insects.” As an experiment, I’m going to shake a bottle of salad dressing next to my vegetable garden.

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