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Vascular plants

Vascular plant

A plant which possesses a well-developed system of conducting tissue to transport water, mineral salts and sugars.


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Avascular Moss

Mosses are considered to be non-vascular plants because they lack xylem and phloem. The phloem and xylem are used to transport fluids and gases ...

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by BasicBiology
Tue Nov 18, 2014 1:01 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Avascular Moss
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Is Cyanobacteria an algae or a prokaryote (bacteria)??

... multicellurar. Some are real big. They all lack the complexity of true vascular plants (Metaphytae) what precludes them from conquering land hábitats but in the form of lichens. ...

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by marquitosgm
Tue Mar 27, 2012 9:05 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Is Cyanobacteria an algae or a prokaryote (bacteria)??
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Views: 11004

Is Cyanobacteria an algae or a prokaryote (bacteria)??

... cells which contain these chloroplasts but did not develop into plants with roots or vascular systems. to put it simply, alga were once consumers which ate cyanobacteria, incorporated ...

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by cyanodave
Tue Mar 27, 2012 3:15 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Is Cyanobacteria an algae or a prokaryote (bacteria)??
Replies: 5
Views: 11004

Cuticle, spores, vascular, plant evolution

1) The early plants have the affinity to a watery habitat, and therefore it would be fatal for these ... substance) to prevent the plant spores from drying out and dying out. 3) A "vascular system" physiologically exists in all plants, from the earliest plants to ...

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by Chartreuse
Sat Feb 18, 2012 1:06 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Cuticle, spores, vascular, plant evolution
Replies: 1
Views: 3319

Cuticle, spores, vascular, plant evolution

... Step for my beginning biology class which discusses the evolution of plants in two steps. In the first step it goes into how plants evolved from ... gas exchange they eventually developed guard cells around the pores. vascular system: a method of coping against gravity so nutrients and water ...

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by Klarien
Wed Feb 15, 2012 9:27 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Cuticle, spores, vascular, plant evolution
Replies: 1
Views: 3319
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