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Which part of the plant holds it upright?

The root of a plant holds it upright. Other parts of plant such as- leaves, fruits vegetables etc. (except roots), are hold upright by the stem.

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If you hold a skunk upright can they spray you?

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What part of the plant holds and protects seeds?

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Why do plants reach toward the sun?

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Why do you think our plants grew towards the sun explain?

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