- Plants that have nodules on their roots are called ____ leguminous plants
- Leguminous plants help to fertilize the soil with their ______. Nodules
- Examples of leguminous plants are ________ beans, and groundnuts.
- Leguminous plants kill grass on the farm and also act as___________ green manure.
- A process where a strong solution in the plant draws a weaker solution from the soil through a thin membrane is known as _____________ Osmosis
- The opposite of osmosis is _________________ Plasmolysis
- The force that draws water from the roots right up to the leaves of plants is known as ________ root pressure
- The stronger solution found in the plant that helps during osmosis is called _________ cell sap solution
- What occurs when the soil solution is stronger than the cell sap solution in the plant. plasmolysis
- Wilting in plants is caused by __________ Plasmolysis.
- The different methods of seeds dispersal are______
- By seed e.g._______ corn, beans, pumpkin
- By cutting e.g._______ cassava, some flowers
- By suckers e.g. _________ bananas
- By buds e.g. ________ pineapple
- By bulbs e.g. _______ onion
Importance of plants to man
- Plants provide us with _____ food, fiber, shelter, oils, coal, medicine, and fuel.
- The basic food for all organisms is produced by _______ green plants.
- In the process of food production plants produce one essential need of our life which is_____ oxygen.
- They also provide us with the raw material needed to make _______ shelter, clothing, medicines, and fuels.
Some very beneficial plants to man are ______
- Aloe Vera: We know aloe vera as nature’s answer to bad sunburns, skin irritations, etc
- Fern: The fern is known by researchers for its ability to ______ purify the air.
- Lavender: Lavender is a beautiful flowering plant well known for its_____ pleasing aroma
- Orchids: Orchids are beautiful indoor flowers. they can improve sleep, promote ________ relaxation
- Rosemary: Rosemary is very medicinal. Simply smelling the Rosemary plant has been shown to improve ______ memory and concentration
- Snake Plant. Pretty, snaky, and jungle-like, this plant is a perfect addition to your home decor and overall wellness. A Snake Plant also absorbs chemical particles in the air, and _______ turns carbon dioxide into oxygen easily.
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