While most plants do indeed grow at a slower rate than mammals, some tend to be much faster than you think. Nature has always found ways to nurture life in all of its complexity and plant life is as diverse as it is adaptable. Depending on a multitude of factors, sometimes plants are forced to evolve much faster growth cycles in order to survive and prosper. Yet what among all the trees and the plants on our planet grow the fastest? Join us as we try to find out which 10 plants & trees are the fastest growing in the world, plant life on which many of our industries have come to rely on throughout the years.
Interestingly enough, Transgenic Eucalyptus is an artificially developed plant, resulted from splicing brassica genes with eucalyptus genes, thus creating a truly unique plant. As a result, Thransgenic Eucalyptus grows about 30% faster than any species of natural eucalyptus, capable of growing more than 16 feet every year. Therefore, some Transgenic Eucalyptus trees can reach heights of 100 feet in just 4-5 years.