why do plants have more dead cells as compared to animals?

Asked by devika | 7th Oct, 2012, 10:58: AM

Expert Answer:

Most of the plant tissues are dead, since dead cells can provide mechanical strength as easily as live ones, and need less maintenance. Also plants have sedentary life i.e. they are fixed in one place.

Answered by  | 8th Oct, 2012, 07:03: PM

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