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  1. Root hairs

    Snapshot Title: Root hairs
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Cyanea asarifolia tissue culture tubes at the Lyon Arboretum, Honolulu
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer


    Vigorous root hair growth. Root hairs absorb water, minerals, and other compounds, that are transported to the leaves of the plant. Each root hair on this plant is < 1mm long.