Plant part roots

Plant part roots - mid-air and absorb water from rainfall...

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External Structure of the Plant – Parts of the plant on the outside. The Root Types of Root Systems Functions of the Root System Specialized Root Systems
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MAIN ROOT LATERAL OR SIDE ROOT ROOT SYSTEM LEAF STEM FLOWER FRUIT NODE NODE NODE INTER- NODE TERMINAL BUD AXILLARY BUD SHOOT SYSTEM
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The Shoot System is found ground and the Root System is found ground. ABOVE BELOW or UNDER
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Looks like a tangled mass of roots Examples of plants With this root system are Banana Coconut Rice Corn Sugar Cane A l
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Have a large main central root Have many branching roots Go deep in the soil Examples of plants : Large trees e.g. mango, avocado Shrubs e.g. tomato, peppers
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Plant attaches itself to tree branch or telephone wire Roots hang down in
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Unformatted text preview: mid-air and absorb water from rainfall Examples : Wild Pine Some Orchids STILT ROOTS e.g. Mangrove PROP ROOTS e.g. Corn ADVENTITIOUS Roots -Grow from unusual places on plants such as - Stems, leaves and even fruits Roots :- anchor plants firmly in the ground- absorb water and minerals from the soil- of some plants, can store starch- of some plants can be used to grow a new plant This powerpoint was kindly donated to www.worldofteaching.com http://www.worldofteaching.com is home to over a thousand powerpoints submitted by teachers. This is a completely free site and requires no registration. Please visit and I hope it will help in your teaching....
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This note was uploaded on 11/23/2011 for the course BIO 100 taught by Professor Robinson during the Fall '08 term at BYU.

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