Which factors may affect the growth of an Elodea plant?

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Elodea is a water plant--the entire plant, including its leaves, grows under water. It is easy to maintain and is grown in many home aquariums. Even though it is under water, Elodea performs photosynthesis. Because it does, it has some of the same needs as other green plants--sunlight, carbon dioxide and water. Anything that affects the plant's access to these necessities...

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