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Plant stem

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The dermal tissue covers the outer surface of the stem and usually functions to waterproof, protect and control gas exchange.

Functions of Stems - Boundless

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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 ...

Great Plant Escape - Plant parts - University of Illinois Extension

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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.

Plant Stem, Parts and Functions

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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.

Plant Stem: Function, Types & Parts - Video & Lesson Transcript ...

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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...

plant stem - The Worlds of David Darling

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Plant stems perform two basic functions: they support the leaves and flowers and they carry water and food from place to place within the plant. A typical stem is ...

Stems

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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 its ...

Plant Biology: Roots, Shoots, Stems, and Leaves - For Dummies

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Your basic vascular plant parts are roots, shoots, stems, and leaves. Of course, there's a wealth of variety within these types or parts, but it boils down to those ...

AZ Master Gardener Manual: Plant Parts and Functions

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The three major internal parts of a stem are the xylem, phloem, and cambium. The xylem and phloem are the major components of a plant's vascular system.

What is the function of the stem? - Ask.com

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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....

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Plant Structures: Stems - Colorado State University Extension

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Function. Framework for leaves, flowers and seeds; Continuation of vascular system carrying water and minerals from the soil, and ...

stem | plant | Britannica.com

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The stem is the stalk of a plant or the main trunk of a tree. The stem conducts water, minerals, and food to other parts of the plant; it may also store food, and ...

Biology of Plants: Plant Parts - MBGnet

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Helpful terms. Herbaceous: Plants with stems that are usually soft and bendable. Herbaceous stems die back to the ground every year. Woody: Plants with stems ...