BIOL 357: Biology of Plants
Cr. 3. F.
Prereq: BIOL 211 and BIOL 212 (BIOL 211L and 212L recommended)
Study of the general biology of plants, including plant cells and functions, basic anatomy of tissues, meristems, and organs; adaptive morphological features. Review of processes of photosynthesis, respiration, basic plant metabolic functions, and plant reproduction. Survey of evolutionary aspects of all major groups of land plants, and relationships of plants to their environment. Intended for Biology and other life science undergraduate majors.