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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 ...

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 ...

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 - 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 ...

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 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 ...

Stems in Plants: Function, Types and Anatomy - Biology Discussion

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Stems of some plants remain in the ground and serve the function of perennation and storage of food. They produce aerial shoots annually. They resemble roots ...

What is the function of a plant's stem? - Ask.com

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A plant's stem serves as the support structure for its above ground components and as a conduit through which water and nutrients can travel. When a stem is ...

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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 ...

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.

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 ...