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If the bark and phloem tissue of a woody shoot are peeled off by ringing, t...


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If the bark and phloem tissue of a woody shoot are peeled off by ringing, the whole plant will eventually die because

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A) water does not reach the leaves

B) water and salts remained below the ring portion

C) there is a withdrawal of water from the root by soil

D) manufactured food does not reach the roots

E) the roots store too much water

Explanation:

If the bark and phloem tissue of a woody shoot are peeled off by ringing, the whole plant will eventually die because manufactured food does not reach the roots.


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