why is transportation system in plants very slow?

Asked by hels145 | 5th Aug, 2008, 04:48: PM

Expert Answer:

Plants do not move and have a large proportion of dead cells in many tissues. Therefore, their energy needs are low and hence they can afford to have a slow transport system as compared to animals.


Answered by  | 5th Aug, 2008, 05:48: PM

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