Transport in plants

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Epidermis
Covers the outer surfaces of the plant for protection
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Palisade mesophyll
The main site of photosynthesis in the leaf
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Spongy mesophyll
Air spaces between cells allow gasses to diffuse through the leaf
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Xylem vessels
Transport water and nutrients from roots to leaves, supports the plant
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Phloem vessels
Transport dissolved food materials throughout the plant
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Meristem tissue
Founs in the root and tips of shoots, creates new cells for growth
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The main site of photosynthesis in the leaf

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Palisade mesophyll

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Air spaces between cells allow gasses to diffuse through the leaf

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Transport water and nutrients from roots to leaves, supports the plant

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Transport dissolved food materials throughout the plant

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