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A stem is one of two main structural axes of a vascular plant, the other being the root. The stem ... The dermal tissue covers the outer surface of the stem and usually functions to waterproof, protect and control gas exchange. The ground tissue ...

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Learn more about functions of stems in the Boundless open textbook. ... Plant stems always have nodes (points of attachments for leaves, roots, and flowers) and ...

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The plant stem is a part of the shoot system in the angiosperms. It has several classifications, consists of different parts, and performs various functions.

www.quora.com/What-are-the-functions-of-the-stem-in-a-plant

I believe that there are four functions, if not more, of the stem in a plant. Those include;. Support; holds the leaves, flowers, fruits, etc. Fun fact: ...

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Each part has distinct functions. Together, these parts reflect how vascular plants evolved to inhabit two distinct environments at the same time: the soil and the ...

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The primary root and its branches form the tap root system of the plant. The tap root normally grows vertically downwards to a shorter or longer ...

www.britannica.com/science/stem-plant

stem: in botany, the plant axis that bears buds and shoots with leaves and, at its ... The primary functions of the stem are to support the leaves; to conduct water ...

www.mcwdn.org/Plants/Stems.html

When you are done with this page, try the Stems Quiz. The stem is a part of the plant that holds up other structures such as the leaves and flowers. This is ...

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A stem has several functions, including support, conducting water, storing water, producing food ... The stem connects the plant's leaves and flowers to its roots....