New Plants

Bar Code: 2360




Description: The New Plants Module helps studentsappreciate the diversity of life in the plant kingdom. They becomefamiliar with the structures of flowering plants and discover ways topropagate new plants from matureplants. Students grow plants fromseed using rapid-cycling brassica (WisconsinFast Plants™) andobserve life cycle in a month. They plant monocots(ryegrass) anddicots (alfalfa) together in a "lawn" and compare the resultsofmowing. They grow new plants from cuttings, bulbs, and roots, andmonitorgrowth.

Inventory:

2 drawers of materials:

To Traveling Demonstrations Page

To RPSEC Home Page

URL:http://rpsec.usca.sc.edu/TravelingScience/FOSS/new_plants.html (2002) 


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