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Vascular tissue

vascular tissue

(botany) plant tissue that transports nutrients and water throughout a plant; as veins and arteries are to animals. The two kind of vascular tissue are xylem (used mainly for water) and phloem (used more for nutrients).


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Transport In Plants

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by kika
Tue Aug 02, 2011 10:40 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Transport In Plants
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Ferns and their life cycle

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by MissAshley
Mon Nov 30, 2009 7:18 pm
 
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... readily available, hydrophytes also have a reduced root system and less vascular tissue than other plants (which also makes plant parts less dense and helps them float). Hydrophytes ...

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by shidehkhashaie
Fri Oct 23, 2009 7:10 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Hydrophyte
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