Monday, March 10, 2008

What is Plant??

Know about PLANTS !!!

Plants are a major group of life.They can be classified in three types on the basis of stem-viz.herbs , shrubs and trees. About 350,000 species of plants are found yet in the whole world. As of 2004, some 287,655 species had been identified, of which 258,650 are flowering and 15,000 are bryophytes.The plants produce GLUCOSE and nutrients by a process called Photosynthesis.They are AUTOTROPHS because they prepare their own food.

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