15 13. Not all plants have seeds 13. Not all plants have seeds. How do non-seed plants handle reproduction?Use spores – no seed coat, no protection from drying out.Must reproduce when there is plenty of moisture in the environment.
17 14. Why is being a non-seed plant a disadvantage? Spores dry out – don’t last as long as seedsNo food supply for embryo like in a seedHave to live in wetter places – limited habitats
18 15. Complete the following chart: Vascular or NonvascularSeed or SeedlessSeeds in (if they have seeds)ExamplesMossNonvascularSeedlessmossFernsfernsGymnospermsVascularSeedsConesPine, spruce,AngiospermsFlowers/fruitsMaple, rose, carrot