All parts of a plant need water, just as all parts
of your body need water.
Actually, all living things need water
because life requires a LOT of chemical
reactions. The chemicals are usually dissolved
in water. Also, plants put the water together
with carbon dioxide to make sugar. This takes
energy, which plants get from light. Water also
helps plants stand up tall, even when they
aren’t made of wood. They don’t have bones, but
they do have cell walls and water pressure.
Water comes up from the roots, but carbon
dioxide doesn’t. How do you think plants get
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