Plant Structure and Function
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Plant Structure and Function

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Published by Wadsworth Publishing Company .
Written in English


  • Plant physiology,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - General,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages110
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10473737M
ISBN 100534210678
ISBN 109780534210670

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  The roots of seed plants have three major functions: anchoring the plant to the soil, absorbing water and minerals and transporting them upwards, and storing the products of photosynthesis. Some roots are modified to absorb moisture and exchange gases. Most roots are . Type Structure Function. Apical Meristem. •At root tip & buds of shoots. •Found in herbaceous plants, young shoots or youngest parts of woody plant •Unspecialized plant tissue •From which all primary tissues (dermal, vascular, ground) are derived •Responsible for primary growth (in length)File Size: 2MB. This revision of the now classic Plant Anatomy offers a completely updated review of the structure, function, and development of meristems, cells, and tissues of the plant body. The text follows a logical structure-based organization. Beginning with a general overview, chapters then cover the protoplast, cell wall, and meristems, through to phloem, periderm, and secretory . Introduction to Plant Structure This note covers the following topics: Plant Cell and Tissue Types such as Parenchyma, Collenchyma, Sclerenchyma, Xylem and Phloem, Interpreting Evolutionary Relationships, The Organism -Building a Plant,Stele.

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about the internal structure or the anatomy of the plant. Cells of the same kind and/or function form tissues like the epidermis, cortex and vascular tissue. Each tissue has a specific function in the plant organ and when we are talking about the function of the leaf, we must actually refer to the function of each kind of tissueFile Size: 2MB. PLANT STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION covers Unit V from BIOLOGY: THE UNITY AND DIVERSITY OF LIFE. Research has given us a better understanding of the interconnectedness of molecular biology, structure. The morphology and anatomy of fossil plants contains a wealth of information on the function, physiology, ecology, and life habit of ancient plants. Plant morphology can also yield clues to taxonomic and evolutionary relationships. Consequently, background in plant structure is a prerequisite for studying land plant evolution. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published as unit V, chapters in: Biology: the unity and diversity of life. 8th ed.