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Vision in Plants via Plant-Specific Ocelli?

Author:
Baluška, Frantisek, Mancuso, Stefano
Source:
Trends in plant science 2016 v.21 no.9 pp. 727-730
ISSN:
1360-1385
Subject:
color, ocelli, sensation, shape
Abstract:
Although plants are sessile organisms, almost all of their organs move in space and thus require plant-specific senses to find their proper place with respect to their neighbours. Here we discuss recent studies suggesting that plants are able to sense shapes and colours via plant-specific ocelli.
Agid:
5541341