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Unformatted text preview: Tendrils – clinging to support Succulent leaves – water storage Reproductive leaves (Mother of thousands) Bracts – attract pollinators 4. (2pts) What is the difference between a lateral meristem and an apical meristem? Apical meristems are responsible for primary growth of shoots and roots. Lateral meristems contribute to the secondary growth – increasing girth of stems and production of lateral roots in roots. 5. (2pts) What is typically the result of double fertilization in angiosperms? A) The endosperm develops into a diploid nutrient tissue. B) A triploid zygote is formed. C) Both a diploid embryo and triploid endosperm are formed. D) Two embryos develop in every seed....
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This note was uploaded on 09/19/2011 for the course BIO 311D taught by Professor Reichler during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas at Austin.
- Spring '08