everything above the ground
the main upright portion of the plant
the site of photosynthesis
where the leaf attaches to the stem/branch
anywhere on the stem between the two nodes
found at the tip of any stem; a growing point
identifies that the plant is an angiosperm
the whole leaf
the very large vein in the middle of the leaf
they branch off the midrib
a small stalk that attaches the blade to the node
the outer layer of the leaf
What makes up vascular bundles in a dicot stem?
xylem, phloem, cambium
moves water and nutrients upward from the root
moves food made in the plant to every other part of the plant
found between the xylem and phloem
the very middle of the stem
How are the vascular bundles arranged in a dicot stem?
they are arranged in a ring
How are the vascular bundles arranged in a monocot stem?
they are scattered throughout
the cells between all of the vascular bundles
everything between the epidermis and vascular bundle (found in plant roots)
What are the zones in plant roots?
root cap, zone of cell mitosis, zone of cell elongation, zone of cell differentiation, zone of cell maturation
protect the flower as a bud; collectively called calyx; go through photosynthesis
collectively called corolla; the fragrant part of the flower; usually colorful to attract pollinators
the male reproductive part of the flower
What makes up the stamen?
develops and contains pollen
holds the anther
the female reproductive structure; also called the carpel
What makes up the pistil?
stigma, style, ovary, ovules
where the pollen is deposited
a long tube that connects the stigma to the ovary
once pollinated, it develops into the fruit of the plant
develop into seeds