Do sunrise and sunset play any role in the leaf opening and closing in Phyllanthus.
Shaurya from DSC College took a initiative to observe the role of sunrise and
sunset in leaf opening and closing of Phyllanthus.
Here are the datas collected by Cubists from different parts of India.
Place : New Delhi ,Delhi
Time:5 am ,4pm,5pm &6pm
Lahari From Nellore,Andrapredesh @Lahari
25/11/2022 , Sunrise time: 6:16 AM, Sunset time: 5:38 PM
At sunrise time leaves were started to open at 5:50 AM means before sunrise time.
leaves were totally opend at 6:10AM .At sunset time leaves were trigger to close
at 4:50PM and totally closed at 5:00PM means before sunset time.
24/11/2022 sunrise time :6:16 AM ,Sunset time :5:38 PM.
At sunrise time phyllanthus leaves were started to open at 5:50 AM and totally
opened at 6:10 AM…
At sunset time leaves were trigger to close at 4:50 PM and totally closed at 5:00
Shraddha from Panvel,Maharashtra @Shraddha276
Lakshmy from Thrissur ,Kerala @Lakshmy
Ichha,Thane ,Maharashtra @Ichha
My Data( Theertha),Cherukkad,Kozhikode @Theertha
Summary of My Data
The leaf opening and leaf closing is not coincide with the sunrise & sunset time
Observation on 24/11/2022
Before the sunrise time : The leaves started to open(6 am)
Before sunset time: the leaves started to close .(5pm)
At sunset time leaves almost completely closed (6pm)
i am not taken the completely closed stage .
Before the sunrise time : the leaves started to open(6 am)
After sunset leaves: completely closed (6.10 pm)
Before the sunrise time : the leaves started to open(5.15 am)
After sunset leaves completely closed (6.15pm).
While interpreting each data collected by cubists ,suggests that the sunrise and sunset time not coincide with each other.