Unformatted text preview: How does a root grow through the soil? Does it grow from the tip or from the base? Where would you expect to see lateral roots, near the growing tip of the root or behind the growing tip? Why would lateral roots not be found in both locations? How are the vascular systems of roots and shoots similar? In what manner are they different? (Hint: think about the organization of vascular tissues)...
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- Fall '11
- Biology, Vascular plant, Plant anatomy, root cross section