How Does Water Move through a Plant?


Water is absorbed from the soil and moves up the plant due to capillary work. It then moves out into the leaves and is absorbed by the sun. You can see if happen if you cut the bottom couple inches off of a stick of celery and place it in a glass of water with food coloring. The colored water slowly moves up the stalk and colors the celery leaves.
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Water moves through plants by being absorbed by the roots and the water then moves up through the stem and into the leaves. The water is then evaporated through the leaves.
How Does Water Move Through Plants? The current scientific theory concerning how water moves through plants is as follows: At first, water is absorbed into a plant by the younger
Cohesion and adhesion through xylem tissue. At least, that's the primary mechanism for complex plants. For simpler plants (e.g. mosses) it's mostly just a matter of diffusion.
The major mechanism for long-distance water transport is described
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Water moves through plants from the roots, then travels from the roots to the stems and lastly the leaves. Once the water reaches the leaves it evaporates. ...
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The xylem is the name of the part that moves water through a plant. It supplies the water to the plant from the roots, to the stems, and to every leaf on the plant ...
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