L’Afrique · Plantes Régénératrices

Resurrection plants can survive in dry and hot periods and resurrect when put back in normal conditions.

Reversible dead-like status.

      Dehydration

  • Shrinkage and division of vacuoles
  • Increase of xyloglucan content
  • Accumulation of osmolytes
  • Presence of efficient anti-oxidant systems


      Rehydration

  • Recovery of normal cell structure and function