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Why is transpiration important in plants?

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Transpiration is important in plants because;

  • Evaporation of water from the leaf surface causes cooling of the plant.
  • Facilitates loss of excess water from the plant excretion.
  • Concentrates mineral salts around the roots facilitating their easy uptake by diffusion.
  • Facilitates turgidity of plant cells hence support in herbaceous plants

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