mention the different types of movements in plants

Asked by  | 23rd Jun, 2008, 03:40: PM

Expert Answer:

Chemotropism, movement or growth in response to chemicals
Gravitropism (or geotropism), movement or growth in response to gravity
Hydrotropism, movement or growth in response to moisture or water
Heliotropism, movement or growth in response to sunlight
Phototropism, movement or growth in response to lights or colors of light
Thermotropism, movement or growth in response to temperature
Thigmotropism, movement or growth in response to touch or contact
Host tropism or cell tropism, the host range of pathogens

Answered by  | 23rd Jun, 2008, 09:49: PM

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