Campbell Biology (11th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0-13409-341-0
ISBN 13: 978-0-13409-341-3

Chapter 39 - 39.4 - Concept Check - Page 863: 3



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The root cap contains statoliths, which are required for plant gravitropism. Statoliths detect and communicate the direction of gravity; without them, the plant would no longer be able to determine which direction was down.
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