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Plant root cap

plant root cap

A cone-shaped structure in plants made up of a mass of meristematic cells that covers and protects the tip of a growing root. It is the putative site of gravity sensing in plant roots.


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by DARKHEDGE
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water absorption by plant

can someone explain to me about on how water absorption occurs at the root hair, epidermal cell, cortex, endodermis, root cap and meristem, please?? Thank you.

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by bluey_3
Mon Feb 27, 2006 5:37 am
 
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