How do plants suck up waterUploader: Louis 3 days ago Subscribe 2529
Best start at the seed. As the plant dries out from the leaves, it brings more water in from the xylem due to some interesting chemical properties. By 24 hours the flowers should have gained an overall dyed hue, which darkened a little over time. The exact pathway for water entry is still under discussion: Save your draft before refreshing this page. Xylem is composed of long, hollow tubes formed by overlapping cells. Did you also see some dye in the stems?