Search Science Projects

31 filtered results
31 filtered results
botany
Sort by
Effect of Artificial Light on Plant Growth
Effect of Artificial Light on Plant Growth
Science Project
Effect of Artificial Light on Plant Growth
Learn about the effect of artificial light on plant growth versus natural sunlight and delve into some biology and botany concepts in this science project.
5th grade
Science Project
Plant Phototropism Experiment
Plant Phototropism Experiment
Science Project
Plant Phototropism Experiment
What are the effects of colored light on plant growth? Explore plant behavior in this cool botany science fair project and learn about phototropism!
5th grade
Science Project
Do Plants Respond to Music?
Science Project
Do Plants Respond to Music?
This project explores whether music affects the growth and health of plants.
Science Project
Do Plants Grow Best In Chemical Fertilizer, Organic Fertilizer, Or No Fertilizer?
Do Plants Grow Best In Chemical Fertilizer, Organic Fertilizer, Or No Fertilizer?
Science Project
Do Plants Grow Best In Chemical Fertilizer, Organic Fertilizer, Or No Fertilizer?
This science fair project idea discovers whether plants grow best in chemical fertilizer, organic fertilizer, or with no fertilizer at all.
Science Project
Symbiosis: Plants, Nitrogen, and Bacteria
Symbiosis: Plants, Nitrogen, and Bacteria
Science Project
Symbiosis: Plants, Nitrogen, and Bacteria
In science fair projects, middle school students discover why nitrogen fixing bacteria are important to plant growth.
Science Project
Can Plants Grow Without Sunlight or Water?
Can Plants Grow Without Sunlight or Water?
Science Project
Can Plants Grow Without Sunlight or Water?
Test whether plants can grow without sunlight and water.
2nd grade
Science Project
Ripening Tomatoes
Ripening Tomatoes
Science Project
Ripening Tomatoes
Science fair project which examines how stopping a tomato's ripening process using the enzyme ethylene effects the tomato plant and its reproduction cycle.
Science Project
Apple Allelopathy: Accelerating the Ripening Process
Apple Allelopathy: Accelerating the Ripening Process
Science Project
Apple Allelopathy: Accelerating the Ripening Process
This science fair project examines which fruits and/or vegetables will ripen prematurely when placed with ripe apples.
5th grade
Science Project
Determining the Ages of Trees
Determining the Ages of Trees
Science Project
Determining the Ages of Trees
This project determines the age of a tree using a growth factor chart instead of cutting the tree down to count the rings in its base.
5th grade
Science Project
Plants Form Water
Plants Form Water
Science Project
Plants Form Water
This science fair project idea demonstrates that plants give off water.
1st grade
Science
Science Project
Will A Plant Still Grow Even When You Put Something On Top Of It?
Will A Plant Still Grow Even When You Put Something On Top Of It?
Science Project
Will A Plant Still Grow Even When You Put Something On Top Of It?
Find out whether putting something on top of a plant will inhibit its growth.
4th grade
Science Project
The Biodegradability of an Allelopathic Chemical in Soil
The Biodegradability of an Allelopathic Chemical in Soil
Science Project
The Biodegradability of an Allelopathic Chemical in Soil
This science fair project determines if the allelopathic chemical produced by the black walnut tree biodegrades immediately or persists over several days.
Science Project
Which Part of the Walnut Tree Contains the Greatest Concentration of Allelopathic Substances?
Which Part of the Walnut Tree Contains the Greatest Concentration of Allelopathic Substances?
Science Project
Which Part of the Walnut Tree Contains the Greatest Concentration of Allelopathic Substances?
This science project is to discover which Black Walnut tree tissue contains the most concentrated amount of Juglone, a substance that works like an herbicide.
Science Project
How do Culverts Affect Plant Growth in Streams?
How do Culverts Affect Plant Growth in Streams?
Science Project
How do Culverts Affect Plant Growth in Streams?
Culverts transport seeds away from their original location to different places. This science project examines the effect of culverts on plant growth in streams.
Science Project
Plants and Water
Plants and Water
Science Project
Plants and Water
Plants need water to grow. In this project we learn how plants transport water from their roots to their leaves
1st grade
Science Project
Give Me Some Light
Give Me Some Light
Science Project
Give Me Some Light
In this project, sunlight is blocked from a leaf in order to see the affect that sunlight has on leaves.
3rd grade
Science Project
Do Insecticides Stunt Plant Growth?
Do Insecticides Stunt Plant Growth?
Science Project
Do Insecticides Stunt Plant Growth?
Examine the impact of insecticides on plant growth.
Science Project
Do Packaged Seeds Expire?
Do Packaged Seeds Expire?
Science Project
Do Packaged Seeds Expire?
Find out whether packaged seeds actually do expire in this new science fair project idea.
4th grade
Science
Science Project
Under What Conditions Do Potatoes Sprout The Fastest
Under What Conditions Do Potatoes Sprout The Fastest
Science Project
Under What Conditions Do Potatoes Sprout The Fastest
Will potatoes spud or sprout faster in dry, dark, or cold conditions? Find out in this science fair project idea!
4th grade
Science Project
Which Plants Can Resist Walnut Tree Allelopathy?
Which Plants Can Resist Walnut Tree Allelopathy?
Science Project
Which Plants Can Resist Walnut Tree Allelopathy?
This science fair project compares the allelopathic affects of juglone, a chemical agent produced by the Black Walnut tree, on two plants.
5th grade
Science Project
Moss Soup
Science Project
Moss Soup
Science fair project that determines whether spreading a moss soup over an area increases moss growth.
Science Project
The Growth Rate Of Pre-packaged Seeds vs. Seeds From Directly Inside the Fruit or Vegetable
The Growth Rate Of Pre-packaged Seeds vs. Seeds From Directly Inside the Fruit or Vegetable
Science Project
The Growth Rate Of Pre-packaged Seeds vs. Seeds From Directly Inside the Fruit or Vegetable
Watch pre-packaged seeds and seeds taken from inside fruits and vegetables grow. Which ones will grow faster? Read more in this science fair project idea.
4th grade
Science Project
Microwave Plant Experiment: Radish Seed Germination
Microwave Plant Experiment: Radish Seed Germination
Science Project
Microwave Plant Experiment: Radish Seed Germination
In this microwave plant experiment, find out whether microwave radiation will affect radish seed germination. Will it help or hinder the plants' growth?
5th grade
Science Project
Which Seeds Can Survive a Harsh Winter?
Which Seeds Can Survive a Harsh Winter?
Science Project
Which Seeds Can Survive a Harsh Winter?
Determine which seeds are most likely to survive harsh winter conditions (low temperatures).
Science Project
Capillary Function
Capillary Function
Science Project
Capillary Function
Demonstrate the capillary function in plants by adding food coloring to glasses of water. Slice stalks of celery and leafy tops. Compare color of leaves
Science Project

Search Science Projects

Ready to get your hands dirty? Explore the kingdom plantae with these botany science fair projects and botany experiments for kids. Education.com has tons of great ideas for botany and plant projects that can be completed indoors or outdoors at minimal cost and with basic materials. Kids will love discovering how concepts like phototropism, gravitropism, photosynthesis, and transpiration aren't just things they can read about in textbooks—they're very cool biological processes that can be readily observed at home.