I think that the photosynthesis reaction is a very efficient system. I wonder if there is a way to see if more intense light actually helps the plant grow better, or if just being in sunlight under any intensity yields the same amount of work.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 9, 2019, 4:38 pm ad1c9bdddf
Normally the light intensity that the plant gets and uses is sufficient to allow its leaves to utilize 5 mg of Carbon di oxide per hour in photosynthesis. This is coupled with the amount of CO2 available as well. But at a certain point of CO2 concentration [that is 5 mg per hour], the rate of photosynthesis does not increase because of the limiting role of CO2.
Since light is one of ...
The solution discusses if there was a more intense photosynthesis reaction would the plant grow faster.