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irreversible increase in dry weight , mass or volume of a cell , organ or organism
What is apparent growth
- Same as growth
- irreversible increase in dry weight , mass or volume of a cell , organ or organism
formation of new protoplasm
Growth in lower plants
- every cell can divide and enlarge
growth in higher plants
- meristems take part in formation of new cells
the body of a plant is open ended means
body of plant built in modular fashion(discrete units or stages ) where structure is never complete i.e.tips with apical meristem open ended growing and forming new organs to replace the older or senescent ones
in which does growth cz increase in number of parts ?
in which does growth not cause an increase in a number of parts?
- Apical meristem (Root and shoot )
- Lateral - side
- intercalary - nodes
3 phases of plant growth