Material Detail

Transport in Plants: Phloem Loading

Transport in Plants: Phloem Loading

This is a great animation to show phloem transport in plants.  The animation shows source to sink directionality.  The narration explains how nutrients such as sucrose are transported to the shoot or root tips where growth occurs.


  • Editor Reviews
  • User Rating
  • Comments
  • Learning Exercises
  • Bookmark Collections
  • Course ePortfolios
  • Accessibility Info

More about this material


Log in to participate in the discussions or sign up if you are not already a MERLOT member.