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Transport systems in plants

Biology revision

  • Plants have two types of transport systems, xylem and phloem. Both of these vessels transports things around every part of the plant. Both vessels are completely seperate but do their "job" continuously.

Phloem tubes transport food:

  • Phloem tubes are made of columns which allows food to pass through. It is made up of living cells with perforated end plates.
  • The phloem tubes mainly transport food which are usually sugars. They get transported up…


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