Fastest Growing Plant

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  • This Page List some of the fastest growing plants by various criteria

By Height


"The world record for the fastest growing plant belongs to certain species of the 45 genera of bamboo, which have been found to grow at up to 91 cm (35 in) per day or at a rate of 0.00003 km/h (0.00002 mph)." The data is unclear so may not be reliable

Biomass Grasses

By Spread of Group

By Biomass Gained

By Mass of Oil Grown


  • Algae is considered one of the best oil feedstocks
  • For some varieties (in optimal conditions) it can double mass in a day

By Natural Rubber Produced

By Sugar Produced

By Water Produced (In Plant, not transpiration)

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