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How Thunderstorms Could Reverse the Damage Wreaked on Your Garden by the Heatwave

How Thunderstorms Could Reverse the Damage Wreaked on Your Garden by the Heatwave

Best, S. (2022, July 21). How Thunderstorms Could Reverse the Damage Wreaked on Your Garden by the Heatwave. Daily Mail. https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-11035421/How-thunderstorms-REVERSE-damage-garden-heatwave.html

Thunderstorms can help plants to grow, not only thanks to the rain they bring, but also because of the lightning strikes associated with them. Lightning strikes cause nitrogen in the air to bond with oxygen, creating nitrogen oxides. These combine with moisture in the air to fall as rain, providing plants with nitrate-rich water, which is essential for their growth. To continue reading, follow the link above.