What are some of the mechanisms that plants have developed to protect growth of structures during germination?

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    cover the delicate tips of structures growing through soil with protective caps
    extend the period of dormancy
    allow the delicate tip of a growing shoot "trail in the wake" of another structure that is "armored" against the abrasive effects of soil particles
    Both the first and third answers are correct.
    Both the second and third answers are correct.

asked May 30, 2013 in Biology by anonymous
    

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Both the first and third answers are correct.
answered May 31, 2013 by Bioshare ~Top Expert~ (34,070 points)



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