The main functions of the stem are to provide support for plant leaves, transport minerals and water from the soil and carry sugar or glucose made in the leaves to other plant part...
. Flax stem cross-section, showing locations of underlying tissues. Ep =
epidermis; C = cortex; BF = bast fibres; P = phloem; ...
Learn more about functions of stems in the Boundless open textbook. ... Plant
stems always have nodes (points of attachments for leaves, roots, and flowers)
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 ...
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.
Plants with stems, such as tree trunks, that are hard and do not bend easily. ... A
celery stalk, the part of celery that we eat, is a special part of the leaf structure ...
Function. Framework for leaves, flowers and seeds; Continuation of vascular
system carrying water and minerals from the soil, and ...
Plant Parts - Stems. Stems carry water and nutrients taken up by the roots to the
leaves. Then the food produced by the leaves moves to other parts of the plant.
Have you ever wondered how a plant stays upright without falling over? In this
lesson you will learn the different parts of a plant stem. In...
The stem is a part of the plant that holds up other structures such as the leaves
and flowers. This is important as the leaves need to be held up to the sun to get