The Transition to the Flowering State

If we view a plant as something produced by a seed for the purpose of bearing more seeds, then the act of flowering is one of the supreme events in a plant's life. The transition to the flowering state marks the end of vegetative growth for some plants. In other plants, vegetative growth may accom-

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pany flowering or resume after flowering is completed. But whatever the specific pattern, flowering always entails major developmental changes.

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Essentials of Human Physiology

Essentials of Human Physiology

This ebook provides an introductory explanation of the workings of the human body, with an effort to draw connections between the body systems and explain their interdependencies. A framework for the book is homeostasis and how the body maintains balance within each system. This is intended as a first introduction to physiology for a college-level course.

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