Enumerate the difference between translocation and transpiration. 

Asked by pdcavita | 1st Dec, 2017, 09:55: PM

Expert Answer:

 
 

Transpiration

Translocation

The movement of water vapor from the leaves to the outside environment through the stomates. 

It refers to the movement of nutrients from leaves to other tissues in the plant

Water vapour is transported

Sugar compounds such as sucrose are transported

Carried out by xylem

Carried out by phloem

Answered by Sivanand Patnaik | 2nd Dec, 2017, 08:48: AM