Here's the question you clicked on:

55 members online
  • 0 replying
  • 0 viewing

Atkinsoha

  • 3 years ago

Which zone of a root tip increases the surface area for water and dissolved mineral uptake?

  • This Question is Closed
  1. lanre
    • 3 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    maturation zone.

  2. lanre
    • 3 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    The zone of maturation is just above the zone of elongation in the root tip. It is here that the cells of the root form the various tissues that will make up the mature root. The xylem, phloem, cortex, pith,etc. developed here to uptake nutrients and water.

  3. Not the answer you are looking for?
    Search for more explanations.

    • Attachments:

Ask your own question

Sign Up
Find more explanations on OpenStudy
Privacy Policy