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Germanition

This is the beginning of growth a plant from a seed. It
begins when water is taken in and the seed coat cracks open.

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Pollination

The process by which pollen from one plant lands on another.
This is the beginning of making seeds.

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Cotyledons

the first leaf-like objects to come out of the seed. They are
sometimes called seed leaves.

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Radicle

The first root like object to come out of a seed.

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Seed coat

Protective covering around the seed

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Root hairs

Fuzzy objects that grow underground and absorb water and minerals.

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Hypocotyl

A hook like first stem that grows upward from the seed.

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Node

The place where the leaves are attached to the stem.

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Flower

The part of the plant where seeds develop.

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Stem

The part of the plant that grows above ground and holds leaves and flowers.

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Bud

Undeveloped flower protected by sepals.

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Leaf

The part of the plant where photosynthesis and transpiration takes place.

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Root

Grows underground, anchors the plant, absorbs water and minerals.