The dermal tissue covers the outer surface of the stem and usually functions to
waterproof, protect and control gas exchange.
Learn more about functions of stems in the Boundless open textbook. ... Plant
stems always have nodes (points of attachments for leaves, roots, and flowers)
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....
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 ...
After completing this lesson, you will be able to explain what a plant stem is,
describe the various parts and what they do, and name the two main...
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...
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: vascular plants
are able ...
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 have two main functions. The first one is to transport the water and
minerals from the roots upwards to all other parts of the plant. The second one is
You can determine the age of a tree by looking at its rings. In this lesson, we will
look at the basic structures of stems and explore what causes...