How transportation through xylem is different from the transportation through phloem?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 13th Nov, 2013, 11:55: PM

Expert Answer:

Transportation through xylem requires diffusion by simple physical forces whereas the translocation through phloem is achieved by utilizing energy. Material like sucrose is transferred into phloem tissues using energy from ATP.

Answered by  | 14th Nov, 2013, 01:55: AM

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