A Lesson in Graphing Definition Hybridization – the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants. Mule Horse + Donkey Beefalo Cow + Bison Broccoflower Broccoli + Cauliflower Triticale Wheat + Rye Hican Pecan + Hickory Nut Foldable Hold paper horizontally in front of you Fold left edge to the center and crease Fold right edge to the center and crease Collecting Data On your paper, create a table to record plant height, petal length, petal color, hair on stem. Collect Create data using the plant cards a coordinate graph with plant height as the x-axis and petal length as the y-axis Graphing More Data Very hairy Red Slightly hairy White No hair Analyzing the Data How many different species are represented in the graph? Are any hybrids present? How do you know?