Plant Structure


  • Introduction
  • root system functions: anchors a plant in soil; absorbs water and minerals; transports water and minerals to shoot system; store food
  • shoot system - consists of stems and leaves
  • Plant Tissues and Cells
  • Cell Types
  • The Bean Seed
  • Plant Growth Patterns
  • Primary Growth
  • Primary Growth in Roots:
  • Primary Structure of Roots
  • Secondary Growth of Roots
  • Primary Growth of Stems
  • Primary Growth of Stems: Production of Laterals
  • Structure of the Mature Primary Stem
  • Leaves
  • Structure of Leaves
  • Secondary Growth of Stems
  • Structure of Twigs
  • Molecular Biology and Botany