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Learn Introductory Crop Physiology with Braimy – B.SC Agriculture
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Classified by Developmental Stages Primary growth:

  • Apical meristems extend roots and shoots by giving rise to the primary plant body Secondary growth:
  • Lateral meristems add girth by producing secondary vascular tissue and periderm

A meristem is the tissue in most plants consisting of undifferentiated cells (meristematic cells), found in zones of the plant where growth can take place.

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