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Root pressure develops due to 1) increase in transpiration 2) active absoption 3)low osmotic potential 4) passive absorption

Root pressure develops due to
1) increase in transpiration
2) active absoption
3)low osmotic potential
4) passive absorption

Grade:12th pass

2 Answers

PREM
11 Points
5 years ago
Correct answer is Due to active absorption of minirals . Due to it , it create high osmotic potential . To reduce osmotic potential water absorb, and hence cause water potential
ankit singh
askIITians Faculty 614 Points
one year ago
Root pressure is the positive pressure that develops in the roots of plants by the active absorption of nutrients from the soil. When the nutrients are actively absorbed by root hairs, water (along with minerals) increase the pressure in the xylem.

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