What is primary function of plant leaves?

Answer photosynthesis which is the process where the plant takes in sunlight and carbon dioxide to produce oxygen, starch and energy

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What is the main function of leaves to a plant?

Hi Jena Ruth,The main function of a plant leaves is for photosynthetic activities, that is the production of food for the plants needs.

Why do plant varieties with erect leaves give higher crop yields than those with horizontal leaves?

With corn, the "erect" leaves allow the crop rows to be planted closer together. This generally leads to a greater yield per acre becase more plants can be planted per acre.

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