How is the movement of leaves of the sensitive plant different from the movement of a shoot towards light?
The main differences between the movement of the leaves of a sensitive plant and the movement of a shoot towards light are as follows:
|Movements of leaves of sensitive plants||Movement of a shoot towards light|
|1. It is not a growth movement.||1. It is a growth movement.|
|2. It is a nastic movement which does not depend on the direction of stimulus.||2. It is a tropic movement which depends on the direction of stimulus.|