Get Plant Stem Diagram PNG. The ßower õs job is to make seeds. Roots stem leaf petiole bud flower roots bud fruit petiole leaf stem functions:
Often, growers will top, or cut off, the stem after about five nodes, which forces the plant to grow out laterally more, creating more bud sites. But have you ever wondered what stems do for the plant? The part of the stem that moves food to the rest of the plant is called the xylem.
Learners will explain the function of stems and identify xylem and phloem as tubes that transport ground water and plant food from leaves and list several examples of stems on a worksheet.
The lower end of a plant stem is placed in water coloured with red dye. The part of the stem that moves food to the rest of the plant is called the xylem. The nodes bear axillary buds, scale leaves and adventitious roots. The diagrams may be plan or of a given section or cell.