Plants Have Many Parts


Guess Which Plant Part

Every part of a plant is important. Each part helps the plant grow and become food for people and animals.

Which Plant Part Does What?

Can you guess what each plant part (above) does? Drag or click the plant part from above into the correct slot.

1. These move water from the roots up to the other parts of the plant.

2. These hold the plant in the soil and help bring in nutrients.

3. These can be used to grow new plants.

4. These hold and protect the seeds.

5. These are part of the plant bees look for so they can help seeds form.

6. These help the plant collect sunlight so it can make food.


What is it?

  • Answer
  • Wheat! More wheat is planted in the world than any other crop. Wheat kernels are ground into flour that is used to make bread, pasta, cereal, tortillas, cakes, cookies, crackers, and more!



Fun Fact: Minnesota ranks 4th nationally in dry edible bean production. Dry edible beans include pinto, navy, Great Northern, kidney, and black beans.


What's orange and sounds like a parrot?

  • Answer
  • A carrot!